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Calculating Monthly Interest Charges in Excel

To calculate monthly interest charges in Excel, first you need to know the interest rate and the balance of the loan. The interest rate is the percentage of the loan that is charged for borrowing money. The balance is the amount of money that is left to be paid on the loan.

To calculate the monthly interest charges, you will use the following formula:

Interest Charges = Interest Rate * Balance

For example, if the interest rate on your loan is 5% and the balance is $10,000, your monthly interest charges would be $50.00. ($10,000 * 0.05 = $500.00, $500.00 / 12 = $50.00)

You can use this formula to calculate the monthly interest charges for any loan.

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