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Calculators and Converters

The Calculator Site features a variety of free financial calculators, imperial to metric converters and other useful calculation and conversion tools for general use.

Whether you're looking to work out a personal loan repayment schedule, wish to work out the compound interest on your savings or want to plan for retirement, the financial calculators will quickly help provide you with answers to your calculations. The metric converters will provide you with answers to conversions for many hundreds of different units. Please select a calculator or converter from one of the following:


Customer making a credit card payment

Should you pay in local currency or home currency when abroad?

Travelling abroad can be many things (relaxing / hilarious / romantic / messy / traumatic / The Absolute Worst - delete based on stage of life and number of family members accompanying), but rarely can it ever be described as cheap. Last time you went on vay-cay, you spent a week eating and drinking...


Digital storage illustration

Is a kilobyte 1,000 or 1,024 bytes?

To coincide with the launch of my data storage converters and data transfer rate converters I thought we'd take a look at the subject of kilobyte size in today's article. Here's Ron Bright to explain...Most of us are familiar with the meaning of the prefix "kilo" in reference to mea...


A roulette wheel

The gamblerís fallacy - explained

As we saw in our article on the basics of calculating chance and the laws of probability, there is a naive and logically incorrect notion that a sequence of past outcomes shapes the probability of future outcomes.Essentially, The Gambler's Fallacy is the misconception tha...


Man stacking coins demonstrating compounding

Compound interest formula - explained

An in-depth look at the compound interest formula as we break down how to calculate compound interest. The concept of compound interest is that interest is added back to the principal sum so that interest is earned on that added interest during the next compounding period.


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Comments and Suggestions?

Please feel free to suggest any extra units and measures for the imperial and metric conversions. Although all suggestions will be considered, I do not guarantee that all suggested units and measures will be added.

If there are any other finance calculators or converters that you feel would be a useful addition to this website, then please suggest those also. You can contact me here.