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# How Large Should the Deposits Be for Car Purchase?

You want to purchase a car for \$40,000 when you graduate in two years. At that time you will take out a 5-year bank loan at 12% compounded monthly. Based on your estimated earnings, you think you will be able to afford loan payments of \$750 per month. You plan to save up the difference between the cost of the car and the amount you will borrow by making quarterly deposits over the next two years in a bank account that pays 8% compounded quarterly. How large must those deposits be? (Round to the nearest dollar)

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How large should the deposits be?
You want to purchase a car for \$40,000 when you graduate in two years. At that time you will take out a 5-year bank loan at 12% compounded monthly. Based on your estimated earnings, you think you will be able to afford loan payments of \$750 per month. You plan to save up the difference between the cost of the car and the amount you will borrow by ...

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This solution is comprised of a detailed explanation to answer &#3657;ow large must those deposits be.

\$2.19