Type
Word Search
Description

minimum payment
lender
late fee
interest
grace period
delinquency
credit score
credit report
credit limit
credit card
collection account
borrower
annual percentage rate
annual fee
withdrawal
transfer
transaction
service charge
overdraft
online banking
minimum balance
financial institution
direct deposit
deposit
debit card
credit union
checking account
Check register
Balance
ATM

FINANCIAL LITERACY TERMS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Check register Balance ATM
service charge
transaction
transfer
withdrawal
annual fee
annual percentage rate
borrower
account
collection
credit card
credit limit
credit report
credit score
delinquency
grace period
interest
late fee
lender
minimum payment

Banking Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Bank branch offices, hours of operation, availability of ATM Location
Direct deposit, automatic payments, overdraft protects, online banking, discounts or free checking for students Special Features
Monthly charges, per check costs, printing of checks, balance inquiry cost, ATM checks Fees
Minimum balance, holding period for deposited checks Restrictions
An payment system where bills are paid through direct withdrawal from a bank account Automatic Payment
A financial cooperative owned by its members to serve its members. It offers the same financial services as a bank Credit Union
Allow customers to get cash and conduct banking transactions ATM
An account that allows you to deposit money and write checks on that account. Checking Account
The amount of money currently in an account Balance
A business that keeps money safe fro its customers, lends money to borrowers, and provides other financial services Bank
A banking card that can be used to purchase goods and services electronically. The amount is transferred immediately. Debit Card
The least amount of money a bank requires when opening an account Minimum Deposit
The money put into a bank account Deposit
A savings or checking account set up in the names of more than one person Joint Account
The money a bank pays for the use of a person’s money. Interest is referred to in terms of annual percentage rate (APR) Interest
Tells how much money you currently have in your account (account balance) Inquiry
A secret number or code that protects the security of an account PIN
An amount of money taken out of an account Withdrawal
A bank account that allows you to put money away to use later. The bank pays interest in exchange for the use of the money in the account Savings Account
Business done with a bank, including deposits, and withdrawals Transaction
A bank employee who performs banking services for the public, such as cashing checks and accepting deposits Teller

Financial Literacy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a sum of money that is borrowed and expected to be paid back with interest in a specified time frame Loan
the amount charged, expressed as a percentage of principal, by a lender to a borrower for the use of assets Interest Rate
the annual rate that is charged for borrowing Annual Percentage Rate
a card that allows customers to access their funds immediately from their checking account Debit Card
a card that can be used at a store, restaurant, online, etc. that allows the cardholder to make a purchase immediately but then pay back the money later Credit Card
a card that usually does not charge interest; however it requires the cardholder to pay off his/her balance in full every month Charge Card
contains information about your credit such as loan paying history and the status of your credit accounts. Lenders use these reports to make lending decisions Credit Report
the sense of regret after buying something Buyers Remorse
allows you to track your income and your expenses Budget
a nonprofit-making money cooperative whose members can borrow from pooled deposits at low interest rates Credit Union
an amount of money that you owe to a person, bank, or company Debt

TEST 3 - BANKING AND SIMPLE INTEREST Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An account at a bank that allows a customer to deposit money, make withdrawals, and make transfers from the funds on deposit checking account
A financial institution licensed to receive deposits and provide financial services to the public bank
Adding money to your account deposit
taking money out of your account withdrawal
a piece of paper that tells a bank to pay money from an account to the payee on the paper check
looks l ike a credit card but money is immediately taken out of checking account when this is used. debit card
an electronic transfer of money directly into your checking account direct deposit
insufficient funds in the account or a negative balance overdraft
automated teller machine atm
to use a debit card you need to know your _________ pin
in this type of checking account, only one person can make withdrawals single
a record of all transactions in your checking account check register
a withdrawal from your account shows up as a _________ on your register debit
a deposit to your account shows up as a __________ on your register credit
a printed statement that you get in the mail that shows all of your transactions and current balance bank statement
money the bank adds to your savings account as payment for using your money interest
interest that is calculated only one time on the original principal simple
the original amount your deposit to open a savings account principal
the account balance after the interest has been added future value
the piece of paper you give the bank when making a deposity to your account deposit slip
the receiver of the transfered funds (from a check) payee
signing the back of a check written to you saying you are the payee endorse
what does the "r" stand for in the simple interest formula? rate

Banking Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

debit card
online bankiing
credit union
bills
account
routing number
Federal Reserve
bank
interest
savings
currency
coins
eft
withdraw
electronic transfer
atm
check register
deposit
cash
money
check

Credit vs Debit Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ATM card
Average daily balance
Minimum payment
annual percentage rate
Daily finance charge
Previous payments
New purchases
cash advance limit
Cash advance
Annual fee
Late fee
Grace period
Finance charge
Outstanding balance
Payment due date
Interest rate
Charge
credit limit
debit card
credit card
credit

Personal Financial Literacy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

401K
accrued
annual
annual percentage rate
balance
bi-annual
budget
check
collateral
compound
credit
credit card
debit
deposit
dividend
interest
investment
loan
principal
quarterly
rate
scholarship
shortage
simple
social security
stocks
student loan
surplus
term
withdrawl

Banking Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A record of transactions, usually sent monthly statement
Automatic Teller Machine ATM
Take money out of an account withdraw
Annual Percentage Rate APR
Functions like a check Debitcard
When you take more money from account than you have overdraft
Written order to a bank to pay out an amount from your account check
Money borrowed from a bank to be repaid with interest Loan
Money paid for the use of money lent to borrower interest
the amount in account after transactions are totalled balance
Another word for money deducted from account debit
An account that pays you interest to keep your money in it Savings
An account you access with checks checking
A loan to buy a house Mortgage

Personal Finance Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A card that allows an individual to charge the cost of a purchase to a credit account (instant loan) Credit Card
Types of money Currency
Number that identifies your account Account Number
A plan for spending one's money Budget
The existing amount in an account Balance
Adding money to an account Deposit
Money taken out of an account Withdrawal
A number at the bottom of a check that indicates the bank it was issued from Routing Number
Activity within an account, either a deposit, transfer, or withdrawal Transaction
A secret code you need to be able to use an ATM PIN
To sign your name on the back of a check Endorse
Works like a check where money is taken from your checking account Debit Card
An order to pay money from your checking account to a person or company Check
An account where money can be spent with either a debit card or checks Checking Account
Money the bank pays you for keeping your money in a savings account Interest
A monthly report or bill from a bank or credit card company Statement
A record of withdrawals (checks) and deposits made into an account Register
Money set aside in a bank that earns interest Savings Account

Credit Card Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The once-a-year cost of owning a credit card. Annual Fee
The yearly interest rate charged on outstanding credit card balances. Annual Percentage Rate
An amount of money. Balance
A reporting agency that collects information on consumer credit usage. Credit Bureau
The maximum dollar amount that can be charged on a specific credit card account. Credit limit
A financial institution's evaluation of an individual's ability to manage debt. Credit Score
The time a borrower is allowed after a payment is due to make that payment without adding to the interest owed. Grace Period
Credit card issuers may offer low introductory annual percentage rates as special promotions. Introductory Rate
The lowest amount of money that you are required to pay on your credit card statement each month in order to keep the account in good standing. Minimum Payment
A banking service that allows you to link your checking account to your credit card; protects you from overdraft penalties or bounced checks in the case of insufficient funds. Overdraft Protection