For the following exercises, determine the value of the annuity for the indicated monthly deposit amount, the number of deposits, and the interest rate.
To get the best loan rates available, the Riches want to save enough money to place 20% down on a $160,000 home. They plan to make monthly deposits of $125 in an investment account that offers 8.5% annual interest compounded semiannually. Will the Riches have enough for a 20% down payment after five years of saving? How much money will they have saved?