If you know how much you'll need at a certain point in the future, this shows what you'll have to do between now and then to reach that goal.
Not sure what to contribute to your retirement? See how much you could save by the time you’re ready.
Using extra cash to pay off high-interest debt is always wise. But why not compare the amount it will save you with the return you could expect by investing it?
Making an early withdrawal from your retirement and savings plan might seem smart now, but see how much that decision could cost you in the long run.
Say you have money you can put away today or each month. This calculates how much it can be worth in the future.