#NUM! Error Solution

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    Neil Parsont
    Error: #NUM!
    Why: #NUM! error happens when using an iterative function (i.e. trial and error) like IRR or Rate and Excel can't find a solution to 
    the function. 
    Example: The error below is caused by both the future value and present value being positive. Excel requires one of the cash flows to
    be negative to solve the problem. 
    Solution: Make one of the numbers negative. 
    NUM error

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