Suppose you inherited $325,000 and invested it at 8.25% per year.How much could you withdraw at the beginning of each of the next 20 years?
Your grandmother just died and left you $47,500 in a trust fund that pays 6.5% interest.You must spend the money on your college education,and you must withdraw the money in 4 equal installments,beginning immediately.How much could you withdraw today and at the beginning of each of the next 3 years and end up with zero in the account?
Your father's employer was just acquired,and he was given a severance payment of $442,500,which he invested at a 7.5% annual rate.He now plans to retire,and he wants to withdraw $35,000 at the end of each year,starting at the end of this year.How many years will it take to exhaust his funds,i.e. ,run the account down to zero?
Your uncle has $340,000 invested at 7.5%,and he now wants to retire.He wants to withdraw $35,000 at the end of each year,starting at the end of this year.He also wants to have $25,000 left to give you when he ceases to withdraw funds from the account.For how many years can he make the $35,000 withdrawals and still have $25,000 left in the end?