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##### Asked by: Vicentiu Nason

personal finance retirement planning# How much interest will I earn if I have a million in the bank?

**can**make a significant difference in

**how much interest**your

**million**dollars

**can earn**. For example, one

**million**dollars

**earning**0.01% in a savings account

**would**generate $100 of

**interest**after a year, while a CD paying 2.5%

**would**generate $25,000 of

**interest**.

Also question is, what interest would you get on 1 million pounds?

The higher the **interest** rate, the more your £1,000,000 will **earn you in a** year: A 4% **interest** rate paid annually will **earn you** £40,742. A 6% **interest** rate paid annually will **earn you** £61,678.

**You**invest your savings in

**interest**-bearing assets and whatever

**interest**they earn is the money

**you**spend. Say

**you**retire with $1 million in savings and invest it all in a portfolio of fixed-income investments at 6% and

**live off**of the

**interest**.

Also to know, how much interest does 1 million earn monthly?

50% is 2.5% net earnings after fees but before taxes. **$1,000,000** times 2.5% equals $25,000 a year interest income. This equals $2,083.33 a month interest income. As you can see, the interest off 1 million is not enough for most people to live well in the US.

What if you add to that investment over time? Interest calculator for a $10 million investment. How much will my investment of **10,000,000 dollars** be worth in the future?

**Interest** Calculator for $10,000,000.

Rate | After 10 Years | After 30 Years |
---|---|---|

14.00% | 37,072,213 | 509,501,586 |

14.25% |