I’m not a mathematician (though my friend/old roommate totally is, so that’s cool!), so I use calculators all. the. time.
I struggle with mental math (I blame the curse of calculator dependence in 3rd grade), so I can’t imagine estimating student loan interest rates, projected payment schedules, actual monthly payments or what a $30,000 loan really equates to in month-to-month or 10-years-from-now terms.
But, alas, we have the internet.
And some people of the internet are super helpful and techie, and I’m thankful for them (thank you!). Know why? Because they’ve made some helpful calculators — *praying hands emoji* — to help you and me out.Read More