# How To Use Financial Function In Excel

In this tutorial you will learn that how to use financial function in excel. You can calculate loan payments by using the PMT function. Syntax of PMT function is as following.

PMT(rate, nper, pv, fv, type) where rate is interest rate, nper is number of payments for loan, pv is present value, fv is future value and is optional, type be 0 or 1 represent the payment due status and it is optional.

Write PMT function in cell as following.

=PMT(rate, nper, pv)

## use financial function in excel example:-

For this example need a spread sheet in excel like as following.

Interest rate of loan is 10% per year. So Calculated as 10/100 so sheet become as following. Loan for two year pay back so no of payments 12*2.

Present value is value of loan amount so then the sheet become like as following.

Now for calculating monthly amount write PMT function with parameters.

After writing formula press enter key and formula applied. So sheet become like as following.

Now copy function to the other cells by the drag down mouse cursor so sheet like as following.

So amount of loan that pay back is calculated and load sheet is completed.