Type
Word Search
Description

Assets
Boss
Business
Challenged
Company
Contract
Creativity
Customers
Employee
Entrepreneursip
Franchise
Freedom
Globaliztion
Income
Job Security
Market
Money
Partner
Passion
Solo Propietor

Business Management Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person who is the exclusive owner of a business. they are entitled to keep all profits for themself after tax has been paid, but has unlimited liability (2 words) sole trader
the market where the initial shares of a public company are first floated (2 words) primary market
a market with a decline and a drop in share prices and demand (2 words) bear market
the name for the Hong Kong stockmarket index (2 words) hang seng
the availability of liquid assets to a market or company (1 word) liquidity
__ is the share price of a share when it is floated on the secondary market (2 words) public float
a person who sets up a business(es), taking on the financial risks in hope of profit (1 word) entrepreneur
the 4 P's of marketing include price, placement, product and ____ (1 word) Promotion
companies like McDonald's are known as ____ (1 word) franchises
you can earn an income from shares by either selling stock, or receiving ___ (plural, 1 word) dividends
a stock in a corporation which has a great reputation, is reliable and operates well (plural, 3 words) blue chip stocks
the Australian share market (abbreviated) ASX

Business organizations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Anything of value or belonging to you Assets
A formal contract to repay borrowed money Bond
An establishment formed to carry on commercial enterprise Business organization
A legal entity made up of shareholders Corporation
Refers to the entity responsible for the day to day operations of the business Decision-making
Corporate profits paid to shareholders Dividend
When the company is taxed on its profits then shareholders are taxed again on the dividends they earn from the company Double taxation
Makes decisions about CELL Entrepreneur
A semi independent business that pays fees to a parent company in exchange for the rights to sell a good or service Franchise
Combination of two or more firms in the same market with the same good or services Horizontal merger
Legally bound to pay debts Liability
The owners of the corporation cannot lose more than what they paid for their stock if the corporation fails Limited liability
The death of an owner ends the business and it must be reestablished in the new owners names Limited life
One partner is the general partner and the other is usually "silent" only providing money Limited partnership
Institution that functions as business but does not turn a profit Nonprofit organization
Everyone can compete in the market place Open opportunity
A business owned and managed by two or more people Partnership
Combines productive resources to make final goods or services Producer
A business owned and managed by a single person Sole proprietorship
Ownership in a corporation Stock
Products available in the marketplace Supply
Ones personal assets can be seized to pay business debts Unlimited liability
The combination of two or more firms involved in different stages of producing the same good or service Vertical merger

Accounting Terms: Back to Basics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

describes the sources and uses of cash for a reporting period Statement of cash flows
charge for using money until repaid at a future date Interest
security that represents ownership in a corporation; holders exercise control by electing a board of directors and voting on corporate policy Common stock
amount by which a company's value exceeds the value of its individual assets and liabilities Goodwill
class of ownership in a corporation that has a higher claim on its assets and earnings than common stock Preferred stock
net sales minus cost of goods sold Gross profit
record within an accounting system where increases and decreases in a specific asset, liability, equity, revenue, or expense are entered and stored Account
process of allocating the cost of an intangible asset to expense over its estimated useful life Amortization
an entry that increases asset and expense accounts, and decreases liability, equity ad revenue accounts Debit
income statement, balance sheet, statement of changes in owner’s equity, and statement of cash flows Financial statements
customers and other individuals and organizations who owe a company Debtors
journal entry at the end of an accounting period to bring an asset or liability account to its proper amount and update the related expense or revenue account Adjusting entry
total cost of an asset less its accumulated depreciation Book value
an asset created by selling products or services on credit Accounts receivable
method to assign cost to inventory that assumes items are sold in the order acquired FIFO
entity created by law and separate from its owners Corporation
inflows of assets in exchange for products and services provided to customers as part of a company’s operations Revenues
length of time an asset will be productively used in the operations of a business Useful life
occurs when expenses exceed revenues Net loss
merchandise a company owns and expects to sell in its normal operations Inventory
estimate of amount to be recovered at the end of an asset's useful life Salvage value
expense created by allocating the cost of plant and equipment to periods in which they are used; represents the expense of using an asset Depreciation
resources owned or controlled by a company that provide expected future benefits to the company Assets
a liability created by buying products or services on credit Account payable
obligations due to be paid or settled within the longer of one year of the operating cycle Current liabilities
equals a corporation’s accumulated net income (loss) for all prior periods that has not been distributed to shareholders Retained earnings

Finance Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Rights
Lease
Variable
Sale
Profit
Partnership
Expenses
Leverage
Liability
Investor
Equality
Dividend
Loan
Default
Debit
Credit Card
Credit History
Corporation
Capital
Business Plan
Audit
Asset
Annual Meeting
Job
Banking
Economics
Financial Affairs
Investment
Commerce
Accounts
Business
Manage
Budget
Money
Bank

Financial Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

When you’re investing or saving, this is the interest that you earn on the amount you deposit, plus any interest you’ve accumulated over time. Compoundinterest
A number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s credit worthiness. FICOscore
The difference between your assets and liabilities. networth
The process by which you choose what proportion of your portfolio you’d like to dedicate to various asset classes, based on your goals, personal risk tolerance and time horizon. Assetallocation
Commonly referred to as fixed-income securities. Bonds
The increase in the value of an asset or investment — like a stock or real estate — above its original purchase price. Capitalgains
The process of buying or selling securities over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation. Rebalancing
Also called equities or shares. Stocks
This is the process of paying off your debt in regular installments over a fixed period of time. Amortization
A type of mortgage in which the interest you pay on your outstanding balance rises and falls based on a specific benchmark. ARM
An account held by an impartial third party on behalf of two parties in a transaction. Escrow
A mortgage that carries a fixed interest rate for the entire life of the loan. Fixed-rate mortgage
Employer-sponsored retirement plans, such as pensions, in which the employer promises a specified retirement benefit based on a formula that may include an employee’s earnings history, length of employment and age. Defined-benefit plans
Companies often use these as management incentives. stockoptions
The payments you make to an insurance company in return for protection from financial losses within the scope of your policy. Premium
Used to determine your taxable income, minus any additional IRS-qualified deductions that you’re eligible to take. AGI
A person who is financially dependent on your income, typically a child or an adult relative you may support. Dependent
A standard amount that can be used to reduce your taxable income if you decide not to itemize your deductions. Standarddeduction
A qualified expense that the IRS allows you to subtract from your adjusted gross income, which further reduces your taxable income. Itemizeddeduction
A type of policy that provides additional liability coverage beyond what your home, auto or boat insurance may provide. Umbrellainsurance

Finance Fun Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Credit Union VIPs Members
Share draft check
7 year old member RockStarSaver
CD that accepts deposits Savetowin
Credit Card Visa
Business Partner Sprint
Convenient Pay Option Direct Deposit
Tiered Interest Account Money Market
Automated Teller Machine ATM
Home Loan Mortgage
Passionate devotion to a cause Zeal
Interest Dividend
Account with $1.50 ATM withdrawal fee Free
Account that has a $5 withdrawal fee Ultra
Overdraft Privilege ODP
Secure place for valuables Safedepositbox
Visa processor EZCard
Extra layer of card security Chip
Card with Scorecard Rewards Platinum
Very short term loan Payday
Loan with Collateral Secured
Electronic Funds Wire

Unit 6: Introduction to Investing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Investment contracts in which the investor exchanges a sum of money for a series of payments over time. annuities
A loan to a company to finance a wide array of business purposes—from short-term inventory financing to long-term investments in equipment. commercial loan
A method of interest payment. This is calculated by adding the interest earned by the investment to the previously earned interest. Each time interest is added to your savings the next interest amount is compounded on the new balance. compound interest
A combination of two or more corporations engaged in entirely different businesses that fall under one corporate structure. conglomerate
Regularly purchasing stocks or mutual funds, whether they are high or low, by investing a constant dollar amount so that over the long term the high and low prices of the investment products average out. dollar-cost averaging
An employer-sponsored retirement plan that allows a worker to save for retirement while deferring income taxes on the saved money and earnings until withdrawal. 401k
A riskier type of investment with a higher potential for return. Examples include stocks, bonds, and mutual funds growth investment
Subject to fast, extreme changes in price or value. volatile
Planning investments and other transactions to match the money and other assets available to an individual over time to the ways in which they want to spend those assets, including personal consumption, charitable donations, support for family members, and gifts. wealth management
A legal relationship in which one person or company holds property, which can include money, real estate, stocks, bonds, collections, automobiles, and personal possessions for the benefit of another. trust
Accounts that can receive and hold funds for a specific purpose such as retirement, college tuition, or medical expenses. If these accounts are established according to federal tax rules, the owner of the account will not have to pay income taxes on the money placed in them until it is withdrawn tax-deferred accounts
The rule is a simplified way to determine how long an investment will take to double, given a fixed annual rate of interest. By dividing 72 by the annual rate of return, investors can get a rough estimate of how many years it will take for the initial investment to duplicate itself. rule of 72
The chance that the rate of return on an investment will be different from what you expected. risk
Accounts that permit individuals to save and invest funds without paying taxes on the income from the investment as long as the proceeds are eventually applied to legitimate educational expenses at an accredited institution. educational plans
The strategy of pursuing an assortment of investments to minimize the effects of risk and volatility. diversification
Helping individuals or a family determine in advance what will happen to their money and other assets after the death of one or more individuals in the family. estate planning
Describing a future financial goal and computing the kinds of income, savings, and investment that will be necessary to achieve the financial goal. financial planning
A safer type of investment with a lower potential for return but that provides regular incomes to investors. Examples include savings accounts and certificates of deposit. income investment
The percentage return on an investment over a set time period, usually a year. interest rate
The original amount of money a person invests (as opposed to interest). principal
The amount of money gained or lost on an investment relative to the amount of money invested, usually expressed as an annual percentage. rate of return
Anticipating a desired or necessary future income after retirement and then creating a plan for the amount of savings and investment needed to create that future income. retirement planning
A company whose main business is holding securities of other companies purely for investment purposes. The investment company invests money on behalf of shareholders who in turn share in the profits and losses. investment service
The ease with which an investment can be converted into cash. liquidity

Business Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A business or association usually formed to manufacture or supply products or services for profit. Company
A company legally separate from stockholders who own it and the managers who run it. Corporation
A person who organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for a business venture. Entrepreneur
A company owned and managed by two or more people who share its profits or losses. A partnership is not separate from its owners, who are liable for the company’s debts. Partnership
A corporation that doesn’t sell shares to the public. You cannot buy shares of a private company in the stock market. Private corporation
The stock of a public company is owned and traded by individuals and institutional investors. In contrast, the stock is held by company founders, employees, and sometimes venture capitalists. Public corporation
A company owned and run by one individual who receives its profits or its losses. A proprietorship is not separate from its owner, who is liable for the company debts. Sole-proprietorship
Shares of a company that do not guarantee a dividend and have more risk and volatility than preferred shares. Common stock holders have the benefit of providing shareholders with the right to vote for the board of directors as well as on issues that come before the board at the annual meeting of shareholders. Common Stock
A business that is owned by stockholders and has right and responsibilities as if it were a person. Corporation
Part of a company’s profits (earnings) that it pays as money to stockholders. Dividend
The amount of money that remains after subtracting the company’s expenses from its revenue. Earnings
Someone who risks funds by purchasing financial products with the hope the investments will increase in value over time. Investor
The initial sale of stock to the public by investment bankers. IPO
Shares of ownership of a company in which the shareholder is guaranteed a dividend if one is declared and whose shares are usually not as volatile as common stock. Preferred stock holders do not have voting rights in company elections and decisions. Preferred Stock
A company that is owned by a person, family, or small group of investors that does not sell shares of stock in the company to the public. Private Company
A company that is owned by investors who buy shares of stock, partial ownership of the assets of a business, in the corporation usually through one of the stock exchanges. Public Company
The chance of losing all or part of an investment. Risk
A type of security that signifies ownership in a corporation and represents a claim to a part of the company’s profits or losses. Companies usually issue stock to raise money for a variety of reasons, including expanding or modernizing their operations. Stock
An announcement appearing in financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal announcing a company’s Initial Public Offering (IPO.) Tombstone Ad
Indicates how much and how quickly the value of an investment, market, or market sector changes. Volatility
By law, each publicly held corporation must provide its shareholders with an annual report showing its income and balance sheet. In most cases, it contains not only financial details but also a message from the chairman, a description of the company's operations, and an overview of its achievements. Annual Report
Process by which assets of a business are converted to money. Liquidation
The condition of owning stock. The value of a long position is a stock’s current share price multiplied by the number of shares owned. Long position
If you own common stock in a U.S. corporation, you have the right to vote on company policies and to elect the company's board of directors. You may vote in person at the annual meeting or authorize the board to vote on your behalf using an absentee ballot, or proxy,Which you can submit by mail or, increasingly often, by telephone or over the Internet. Proxy
An individual or company (including a corporation) that legally owns one shares of stock in a stock company. The shareholders are the owners of a corporation. Shareholder

Business & Entrepreneurship Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

target market
price setting
wants
needs
resources
employees
customers
production
innovation
money
business
slogan
problem solver
creative thinking
mission statement
costs
advertising
logo
loss
profit

Words That Matter: Unit 1 Entrepreneurship Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Entrepreneurs from the 1800s who invented the phonograph Edison
Computer company launched by Stephen Wozniak and Steve Jobs Apple
A big reward of entrepreneurship is being self - __________________ sufficient
Providing products, services and jobs has a positive effect on this economy
A _____________ entrepreneur starts successful businesses repeatedly seria
Program that provides on-the-job training in a business setting internship
Another word for 1 Down apprenticeship
One of two partners who started successful motorcycle company in 1903 Harley
Organization that makes money by providing products or services business
Business that adopts practices aimed at improving the environment (2 words) GreenCompany
Entrepreneur Russell Simmons' record company (2 words) DefJam
Someone who creates and runs a business entrepreneur
When you are your own boss, you can make your own ____________ Rules
Person who works in a business owned by someone else employee
Personality train that makes you sensitive to the thoughts and feelings of others empathy
Having _________ skills means you can listen well, write well, and speak well communication
Personality trait that gives you the desire to learn and ask questions curiosity
Natural ability to do a particular type of work or activity well aptitude
Personality trait that means you are truthful and sincere with others honesty
Experienced person who provides guidance and shares knowledge mentor
Ability that is learned through training and practice skills
Picture of what you want the future to be vision
Having _______ skills means you know how to persuade, motivate and lead others people
Self-_____________ is evaluating your strengths and weaknesses assessment
Practice that gives employees opportunities to be creative and try out new ideas intrapreneurship
Way of thinking about something that affects how you feel about it enthusiasm
Personality trait that enables you to take risks in spite of possible losses courage
Personality trait that gives you the ability to stay focused and meet deadlines discipline