Calculator Problem – 12/01/2014

What is the difference over 10 years of investing an IRA with a beginning balance of $500,000 at 8% instead of 4.5% (compounded monthly)?

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Answer for 11/17/2014 problem:
(N=360,I=18,PV= -649,PMT=0) FV=$138,044.75