Busines management accounting  Given a choice of two investments, would you choose one that pays a total return of 30 percent over five years or one that pays 0.5 percent per month for five years?

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Clearly the question here is whether you are willing to go for the initial short return or the initial big return. The principal of compounding interest clearly helps us to see that in net terms the second option will get you more money. The only problem is you will have to wait for it.

It depends on how long you want to keep the money there.  As you can see by the other answers, there is only a few dollars difference.  You could take either...

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