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I've heard both 72 or 73. No matter. It gets the idea across simply.

Let me see now....

If I put my money into a bank paying 0.5 percent annual interest.... hmmm... it would take about 144 years (or would it be 146 years?) to double my money!

Is that awful or what? Remember the "old days" of 5% interest on savings?

Amazing.

VErmonter
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