Investments double every…

Want to know how often you will double your money?  Check out the list below and keep saving!

Rate of Return/ Investment doubles every…
2% / 36 years
4%/ 18 years
6%/ 12 years
8%/ 9 years
10%/ 7 years
12%/ 6 years

The big question is where can we put our money to get a 8-12% return?

If you are starting to save young, the advantages are in your court versus people who are older and waited longer to save.  Enjoy!


3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Benjamin on March 14, 2008 at 11:23 pm

    Thanks for the new post! I am saving everything I can so when I get old (when there is no social security) I will have something to fall back on.


  2. Posted by Bus on March 20, 2008 at 9:53 pm

    The good ole’ rule of 72…I like it!


  3. Posted by Todd @ on March 30, 2008 at 2:24 am

    this is right up my alley. nice post as these numbers arent talked about by a lot of casual investors.


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