This tool helps determine potential income sacrificed during a waiting period.

1. Enter the current annual yield for a specific investment horizon
2. Enter an assumed value of a short-term rate
3. Click 'Calculate' for an analysis

Investment Horizon Current yield Assumed short-term rate

Current Yield %: enter the current yield of the investment horizon

Assumed short-term rate %: This value is the assumed/estimated interest rate earned by investing in an alternative short-term product.





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