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Subject:  Re: YTM vs APR Date:  10/1/2014  8:05 PM
Author:  MarkR Number:  35382 of 36852

In the real world, there is no way to know how much will be earned in the money market account after 5 years. The very nature of a money market is that rates change pretty often (the recent long period of near-zero interest rates is an anomaly) and thus the amount earned each period will vary. Sometimes it can vary rather dramatically.
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