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those who work for others employee
total amount of money that an employee is is paid gross pay
employee who is paid by the hour works for an hourly rate
person or company an employee works for employer
fixed amount of money for each pay period worked salary
time worked beyond the regular working day or week overtime
pay that is twice the regular-time pay rate double-time pay
one and a half times the regular-time rate time-and-a-half pay
whose earnings come only from commission work straight commission
amount for each item sold, or a percent of the dollar value of sales commission
commission that is a percent of their sales above a certain amount quota
rate of commission increases as their sales increase graduated commission
paid by the day for work per diem
paid for each item or piece they produce piece-rate
amount of money given to someone for services they provide tip
single number used to represent a group of numbers average
common average mean

Financial Literacy: Taxes and Paychecks Crossword

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National legislative body of U.S consisting of the Senate and House of Representatives as a continuous institution. Congress
International Revenue Service; federal bureau which collects taxes every year and turns the money over to the Treasury Department to cover expenses of the U.S. government IRS
Executive agency responsible for promoting economic prosperity and ensuring financial security of the United States U.S Treasury
Amount, based on percentage of one's taxable income, paid to the U.S., and in some cases, to the state in which one lives Income Tax
Amount, based on a percentage of a purchase, paid to a state and local governments and school districts. Sales Tax
Amount, based on a percentage of property value, paid to local governments and school districts in which one lives. Property Tax
Tax similar to a sales tax, imposed on some goods. Excise Tax
Amount, based on the value of one's estate, which one heirs or beneficiaries will pay to the government upon one's death. Estate Tax
Tax imposed on the transfer of money or property from one living person to another by gift, payable by the donor. Gift Tax
Person who relies on another for financial support. Dependent
Amount deducted from a paycheck by an employer in the employee's behalf to pay federal income taxes based in the number of personal allowances claimed Federal Withholding
Federal Insurance Contribution Act; a Social Security retirement tax FICA
Amount of income before taxes and other deductions Gross Pay
Program under the U.S Social Security Administration which reimburses hospital and physicians for medical care provided to qualifying people over 65 year old Medicare
amount of income after taxes and other deductions (take home pay) Net Pay
Government program which provided economic assistance to a person faced with unemployment, disability or old age Social Security
Monetary credits received on one's tax return for each person claimed as a dependent Allowance
Amount paid before commission Base Salary
Fixed amount of money paid to a person on a regular basis for services rendered Commission
Sum of money given to an employee in addition to the employee's usual compensation Bonus
Payment for work done per hourly. Hourly Wage
Base hourly wage set by the federal government. Minimum Wage
Salary range set by the government for all government jobs. Official Salary Schedule
Payment for additional work done outside of regular hours. Overtime
Amount of money one is paid at the beginning of a job. Starting Salary
Percentage pay of each sale, no base salary is available. Straight Commision
Amount of one's salary remaining after federal, state and often city income taxes and various other deductions have been withheld Take-home Pay
Fixed amount of money paid to a person on a regular basis Salary
Working on a contractual basis rather than being employed by a specific company, giving tax and income responsibility to the worker Contract Labor

Show Me the Money!! Crossword

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Services such as water, heating, and electricity ultilites
The value of an investment or loan on date before the end of the term present value
The value of an investment or loan Principal
Someone who rents accommodations tenant
A feature of a calculator that is used for financial calculations TMV
The value of an investment or loan at the end of the term Future value
The percent by which an investment increases or decreases in value over a given time Growth rate
The number that is multiplied by the principal when calculating its accumulated value Growth factor
Total earning before deductions Growth earnings
Total assets (wealth) minus total liabilites (debt) Net worth
Total earnings less all payroll deductions from a total area Net earnings
Regularly occuring expenses that are the same from on time period to the next Fixed expenses
A series of equal payments or deposites paid at regular intervals over a fixed period of time annutity
The rate at which the value of an item increases over time. Appreciation rate
Expenses shared by all owners of a condominium complex common fees
An organized income spending plan budget
The time frame for which the calculation of a morgage payment is determined amoritizations period
A person or organization that lends money creditor
To sell an invenstment at a value less than its usual price discount
The rate at which the value of an item decreases over time Depreciation rate
The interest paid on the principal and its accumulating interest compund interest
The length of time for which interest is calcuated before being accumulated compounding period
A single loan obtained to pay off multiple loans consolidation loan
Half the monthy payment is paid every two weeks accelerated bi-weekly payment
One quarter of the monthly payment is paid each week accelerated weekly payment
Expenses that may change in frequency and/or amount from one time period to the next. i.e. food variable expenses

Payroll Vocab Crossword

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The amount paid to an employee for every hour worked Wage
A fixed annual sum of money divided among equal pay periods Salary
Paying an employee based on the amount of sales the employee generates Commission
The total amount paid by a business for an employee's work, earned by a wage, salary, or commission Total Earnings
The number of days or weeks of work covered by an employee's paycheck Pay Period
The total amount earned by all employees for a pay period Payroll
The accounting staff position that compiles and computes payroll data and then prepares, journalizes, and posts payroll transactions Payroll Clerk
A device used to record the dates and times of every employee's arrivals and departures Time Clock
Taxes based on the payroll of a business Payroll Taxes
Any amount withheld from an employee's gross earnings Payroll Deduciton
A federal tax paid for old-age, survivors, and disability insurance Social Security Tax
A federal tax paid for hospital insurance Medicare Tax
The maximum amount of earnings on which a tax is calculated Tax Base
A qualified retirement plan that provides most individuals with a deferred federal income tax benefit IRA
Summary of he earnings, deductions, and net pay of all employees for one pay period Payroll Register
A deduction from total earnings for each person legally supported by a taxpayer, including the employee Withholding Allowance

Percent Applications Crossword

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The amount of money sold through products and services Sales
A percentage of the cost of a meal Tip
When an amount reduces Decrease
When an increase or decrease is expressed as a percent Percent of Increase
The increase in the price Markup
The percentage of sales Commission
Money received as wages or gained as profit Earnings
When the new number is greater than the original number Percent of change
The amount a customer pays for an item Selling Price
When the new number is less than the original number Percent of Decrease
The percentage of a cost Tax
When an amount gets larger Increase
The amount when the regular price is reduced Discount
The charge for the privilege of borrowing money Interest
The amount of money that an employee is paid Salary

Money Matters Crossword

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Abbreviation for Goods and Services Tax GST
Pay before any deductions are taken out GROSS
Another term for tax home pay NET
Amount that income tax is based on TAXABLE INCOME
Frequency of pay include weekly, ____________ and monthly FORTNIGHTLY
When you are paid by how many hours you work WAGE
A contract amount that is then divided by into weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments SALARY
Money put aside for retirement SUPERANNUATION
Another tax that is paid starting with M MEDICARE LEVY
Term used to describe the tax bracket when no tax is paid TAX FREE THRESHOLD
Paid a percentage of goods sold COMMISSION
The small amount that you might receive if you are on a commission RETAINER
If you are a wage earner and you work extra hours you are paid ________ OVERTIME
Paid per item that you produce or make PIECEWORK
At time time you need to complete a tax return and will either have a tax refund or _________ DEBT

Financial Literacy Crossword

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paid by the hour hourly pay
getting paid for the jobs completed or service rendered piecework
being paid at a different % rate for each item sold graduated commission
a fixed amount of money you're paid for work salary
shows the time you arrive and leave work weekly time card
total amount paid for the Hours worked straight time
the only pay you receive for selling an item straight commission
being paid twice for the hours worked on holidays or weekends double time
any hours worked over 40 in a week (M-F) overtime
money earned for selling a product or doing a service commission
overtime hours receive more money of hours over 40 (M-F) time and a half

Financial Literacy Crossword

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Money paid to the government for services tax
Tax paid to the government based on the money you earn income tax
Money added to the cost of items and services when an item is purchased sales tax
Tax paid on houses, cars, boats or land property tax
Total amount of income BEFORE taxes are taken out Gross Income
Amount left on your paycheck AFTER taxes are taken out Net Income
An organized plan on spending and saving money Budget
Card issued by a bank that allows the user to purchase goods and services immediately and pay later - charges an interest rate credit card
Card issued by bank that allows user immediate access to money they have in their account Debit Card
Expenses equal income balanced budget
Put money into an account deposit
Take money out of an account withdrawl

Budgeting Crossword

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An essential item required for life. Need
Something unnecessary, but desired. Want
A fundamental belief about what is desirable, worthwhile, and important to an individual. Value
A spending plan for managing money during a given period of time. Budget Plan
Money earned through employment and investments. Income
An amount of money spent to buy goods and services for yourself. Expense
An amount of money that is the same each time you pay. Fixed Expense
Costs that change in amount each time they are paid. Variable Expense
Something owed to another - an obligation. Debt
A debt for which you are liable for - financial obligation. Liabilities
A value that is owned. Assets
To divide/distribute as necessary. Allocate
Ability to pay all debts. Solvent
Inability to pay all debts. Insolvent
The amount by which assets exceeds liabilities. Net Worth
Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, Time Bound SMART

Gross Pay and Production Rate Crossword

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the amount of money earned per hour worked hourlyrate
the amount of money earned during a pay period before deductions grosspay
the length of time for which an employee’s wages are calculated payperiod
money you earn from a job or get by another source over a period of time income
the payment for a worker who is paid a fixed rate for each item produced or each action performed piecerate
the amount of time a person works beyond 40 hours in a work week overtime
pay for work beyond 40 hours in a work week that is at least one and one-half times the regular rate of pay overtimepay
a type of job where the worker is paid a fixed rate for each unit produced or each action performed piecework
a person’s scheduled period of work shift
the number of items produced or the number of actions completed in a given amount of time productionrate
money taken from you pay like taxes, insurance, retirement, FICA, etc. deductions

Taxes and Paychecks Crossword

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What is the other name for the Federal Insurance Contribution Act? FICA
The amount taken from the employees paycheck for medical benefits? MEDICAL
What type of withholding tax is used to assist in funding government agencies within states? STATE
The length of time for which an employee's wages are calculated? PAYPERIOD
What tax is based on 6.2% of employees gross income? SOCIALSECURITY
What type of tax is based on 1.45% of employees gross income? MEDICARE
Totals of all deductions which have been withheld from Jan. 1 to the last day of the pay period? YEARTODATE
What is used to list paycheck deductions? PAYCHECKSTUB
What is the total amount of money earned during the pay period before deductions? GROSSPAY
What pay is the total amount of money left over after all deductions? NET
What is subtracted from the gross pay? DEDUCTIONS
What type of withholding tax is required by law to withhold from wages to pay taxes? FEDERAL
What plan do employees contribute to each period? RETIREMENT
Who is responsible for handling the paycheck? EMPLOYEE
What is the most secure paying method? DIRECTDEPOSIT
What are charges imposed on citizens by governments? TAXES
What is the service that collects federal taxes? IRS
What is used to determine the amount of federal taxes withheld from the paycheck? ALLOWANCE
What is a person who relies on the taxpayer for financial support? DEPENDENT
A driver's license, passport, and birth certificate are all forms of what? DOCUMENTATION