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Here is what I think the answer is to my question....

The money market account will have $10 in the safe if it is compounded yearly or $10 and 5c if compounded daily based on this calculator...

The safe with the bond (based on a par purchase of the bond and a coupon rate of 1%) will have $10 in it if the coupons are paid annually.

Or keeping the YTM at 1% and there are 2 semi-annual payments and the coupon is 2%
...then there will be how much in the second safe? $20

from that site..."A bond that pays 2 coupon(s) of 2.00% per year, that has a market value of $1,000.00, and that matures in 1 years will have a yield to maturity of 1.00%."
According to this calculator, the YTM is 1% to make a YTM of 1% in one year with 2 payments (purchased and sold at $1000)

Why does one calculator say the coupon should be 2% and the other says 1% to get a YTM of 1% with 2 payments on a par purchase of one bond for one year.

Thanks for your help...just trying to get this idea through my brain. Kevin.
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