# Calculate a borrowing capacity

Enter the desired amount for each payment and the annual interest rate, and select a loan
duration range from the drop-down box. After you click on “Calculate”, a results table will
be displayed showing the principal that can be borrowed for each duration within the range.

## Guide to using this form

• The borrowing capacity calculation allows you to determine how much principal you
can borrow at different payment amounts.

• The default calculation is performed for monthly payments and a simple interest rate.
To change these settings, select the “Advanced entry” box. *Note that this feature requires
that JavaScript be enabled in your brower.*

• After you click on “Calculate”, a variation table will appear below. Click on any
of the figures in the variation table to recalculate the results table with small +/– changes
in the interest rate and payment amount.