A bunch of random stuff I do outside of work.

British Columbia (BC) Passenger Car Affordability Calculator

A back of the napkin calculator to check for car affordability in BC. If you are buying a car and want to calculate any of the following before or during your purchase, this tool might be of help to you:

  1. GST and PST payable.
  2. Total cost including taxes.

If you are financing your purchase:

  1. Total cost with interest.
  2. Weekly, bi-weekly or monthly payment.
  3. Recommended income to make the term payment in #2.