Posted by **Reba** on Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 11:30pm.

i Craig:

I am already having trouble understanding Chapter 6, problem 2 on page 207 of textbook. I am currently on week 3 of the FIN 200 class. The problem reads as follows:

If you require a 9 percent return on your investments, which would you prefer?

a. $5,000 today

b. $15,000 five years from today

c. $1,000 per year for 15 years

Please help or give me some guidance. Thank you.

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**Reiny**, Sunday, October 26, 2008 at 9:15am
b) present value = 15000(1.09)^-5

= ....

c) present value = 1000[1 - 1.09)^-15]/.09

= .... (assuming payments made at the end of the year)

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**Belle**, Saturday, May 22, 2010 at 7:45pm
Hi Reba,

I am taking the same course as you are but only in week 1, I wanted to ask you for help with the statement of cash flow, did you understand how to accomplish this? I am very confused ... maybe you can help me.

thank you,

southern belle

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**marie**, Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 9:47pm
We expect that we can receive annual incremental income after taxes of $15,000 which includes an adjustment for uncollectible accounts. What is the maximum commitment to A/R we should be willing to assume if our firm's minimum required after-tax return is 12%?

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