"Oh," says the less-than-spectacular
student years after graduation day. "THIS is what we were going to do with
all that dumb math stuff we swore we'd never use in the REAL WORLD."
This is it -- figuring out how much house you can afford, how to calculate the
payments on that home you want to buy, how changing interest rates can impact
your life. And more.
But if you don't remember how to do the math, use
Bankrate's handy calculators to give you fast and accurate figures.