Financial Terms / annual percentage rate

# What is APR?

APR is a percentage that can be used to measure the cost of taking out a loan.

## Formula

``APR = (Interest Rate + Fees) * (365 / Loan Term in Days)``

## How do I calculate the annual percentage rate?

```It is important to understand how to calculate the Annual Percentage Rate (APR) when evaluating loan options. The APR is the interest rate that is charged on a yearly basis, expressed as a percentage. To calculate the APR, you can use either Sourcetable. The formula for calculating APR is:

`APR = (Interest Rate + Fees) * (365 / Loan Term in Days)````

## What is APR?

`APR stands for Annual Percentage Rate. It is the yearly interest generated by a sum charged to borrowers or paid to investors, expressed as a percentage.`

## What is included in APR?

`APR includes the interest rate, fees and other charges associated with a loan.`

## Key Points

How do I calculate annual percentage rate?
`APR = (Interest Rate + Fees) * (365 / Loan Term in Days)`
APR Is the Yearly Interest Generated by Borrowers or Investors
Annual percentage rate (APR) is the total amount of interest charged or paid on a loan or investment over the course of one year. It is expressed as a percentage and is calculated by multiplying the interest rate by the amount of time in the year.
APR Is Expressed as a Percentage
APR is expressed as a percentage and is the amount of interest charged or paid over the course of one year. It is calculated by multiplying the interest rate by the amount of time in the year.