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a sum of money due to a person; anything valuable standing on the credit side of an account: credit
the left-hand side of an account on which such entries are made (opposed to credit). debit
a measure of consumer credit risk Fico score
a person or company to whom money is owed. creditor
a person or institution that owes a sum of money debtor
failure to fulfill an obligation, especially to repay a loan or appear in a court of law default
a sum of money lent or invested on which interest is paid principal
the annual rate charged for borrowing or earned through an investment APR
when a court issues an order requiring your employer to withhold a certain amount of your paycheck and send it directly to the person or institution to whom you owe money, until your debt is paid off. Wage garnishment
a form that can be prepared annually by current and prospective college students (undergraduate and graduate) in the United States to determine their eligibility for student financial aid. FASFA
put off defer
(of sums of money or benefits) be received by someone in regular or increasing amounts over time. accrues
the addition of unpaid interest to the principal balance of your loan. Interest capitalization
a small plastic card issued by a bank, business, allowing the holder to purchase goods or services on credit. credit card
a card issued by a bank allowing the holder to transfer money electronically to another bank account when making a purchase. debit card
an account created by a lender to represent debts where the outstanding balance does not have to be paid in full every month by the borrower to the lender revolving charge account
a credit card for use with an account that must be paid when a statement is issued. charge card
a common accounting method where credit card interest charges are calculated using the total amount due on a card at the end of each day average daily balance
the interval of time from the end of one billing, or invoice, statement date to the next billing statement date for goods or services billing cycle
the amount that you have available to spend available credit
is a charge fine against a client by a company or organization for not paying a bill or returning a rented or borrowed item by its due date. late charge
a cost you pay for carrying a balance on your credit card finance charge
the payment causes an increase in the amount of money the bank is owed by the cardholder. debits/credits
the smallest amount of a credit card bill that a credit card holder must pay each billing cycle to avoid paying penalties. minimum payment warning box
occurs whenever the loan payment for any period is less than the interest charged over that period so that the outstanding balance of the loan increases negative amortization

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Financial Literacy Crossword

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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

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Personal Finance Vocabulary Crossword

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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

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Banking Terms Crossword

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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

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Credit Cards Crossword

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Any card that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy products and services on credit. Creditcards
Any card that may be used repeatedly to borrow money or buy products and services on credit. Debitcards
A payment made to a professional person or to a professional or public body in exchange for advice or services. Fees
A current medium of exchange in the form of coins and banknotes; coins and banknotes collectively Money
The fee charged by a lender to a borrower for the use of borrowed money, usually expressed as an annual percentage of the principal; the rate is dependent upon the time value of money, the credit risk of the borrower, and the inflation rate. Interest
The amount of money owed to the credit card company. CreditcardBalance
A place where you can keep your money safe Bankaccount
When you don't pay bills on time Badcredit
When you pay your bills on time Goodcredit
A contractual agreement in which a borrower receives something of value now and agrees to repay the lender at some later date. Credit
When a person you work for or your boss pays you not in cash Check
A price that one has to pay Bill
When you put money or a check into your acount deposit
The record of use of debt. Credithistory
A bank account equally shared by two or more people Jointaccount
Charged by a credit card company each year for use of a credit card. Annualfee
A three digit number that summarizes how well a person or business has handled debt and credit Creditscore
The total cost of borrowing, including interest and fees, expressed in a dollar amount. financecharge
Consumers or businesses seek legal assistance when bills cannot be paid. Bankruptcy
An amount owed Debt

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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

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Saving and Investment Crossword

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a report showing your credit history and a numerial rating credit rating
an agency that collects information on how individuals pay their bills, etc. credit bureau
state of owing money to a business for a credit debt
a time during which interest is not charged to your credit card grace period
yearly cost of the loan, expressed as a percentage APR
fees based on the amount of money owe and the interest charged on the credit card interest
maximum amount you can charge on a credit card credit limit
a small plasitc card issured by a bank or financial institution credit card
as asset such as home or car collateral
your signature signed on the back of a check endorse
a void check advice of debit
items means to agree reconcile
a bank for people who are part of the same organization credit union
money taken out of an account withdrawal
money put into an account deposit
recorded tranaction in a book check register
money moved from one place to another transfer
money you pay back to a loan in regular payments installments
transfer of money from one bank account to another by electronic means electronic funds transfer
managing your money from a computer using the Internet online banking

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Banking Vocabulary Crossword

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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

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Financial Literacy Terms Crossword

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one who takes risk and initiative to set up their own business entrepreneur
tax paid on business profits corporation tax
amount of pay you ear before any deductions are made gross pay
these are taken away from the tax amount you owe tax credit
the principle states that you cannot make a profit from insurance indemity
amount of pay you take home after all deductions net pay
an entrepreneur must be will to take this in order to set up a business risk
this principle state that you must tell the whole truth when applying for insurance utmost good faith
this type of checking account pay customers interest interest bearing
to designate oneself as the payee by signing a check endorse
a written order used to tell a bank to pay money from an account to a check holder check
Electronic Funds Transfer EFT
a check written to this person payee
not enough money in the account to cover the check insufficient funds
this type of account one person can make withdrawals single
this type of account are owed by more than one person joint
things that are necessary needs
things you would like to have wants
when you set money aside for a "rainy day" emergency funds
The amount of money you allocate to pay for items budget
everything you need, want or do requires what money
when you take money out of your bank account withdrawal
the amount of money you have available in your account balance
person identification number PIN
check returned to drawer's account and funds are withdrawn check clearing

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credit & debt vocabulary Crossword

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fee charged by a credit card company for the use of their credit card annual fee
cost of borrowing money on an annual basis; takes into account the interest rate and other related fees on a loan APR
tool used to finance a purchase credit card
preferred method of debt repayment; includes a list of all debts organized from smallest to largest balance; minimum payments are made to all debts except for the smallest, which is attacked with the largest possible payments debt snowball
type of card, often bearing the seal of a major credit card company, issued by a bank and used to make purchases. unlike a credit card, the money comes directly from a checking account; also called a check card debit card
act of combining all debts into one monthly payment, typically extending the terms and the length of time required to pay the debt debt consolidation
a fee for the cost of credit or borrowing finance charge
process by which the holder of a mortgage sells the property of a homeowner who has not made interest and/or annual payments on the time as stipulated in the mortgage contract forclose
time period during which a borrower can pay full balance of credit due with no finance charges grace period
interest rate charged to a customer during the initial stages of a loan introductory rate
amount of money a credit card company issues to the borrower credit limit
a decline in the value of property; opposite of appreciation depreciation
a long-term rental agreement, and a form of secured long-term debt lease
the length of a loan loan term
information that has been passed on but is not true myth
your belief system; the way you see or perceive things paradigm
expense that a taxpayer is allowed to deduct from a taxable income; examples include money paid as home mortgage interest and charitable donations tax deduction

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Banking terms Crossword

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The balance of an account less any hold, uncollected funds, and restrictions against the account Available Balance
a check guaranteed by a bank, drawn on the bank's own funds and signed by a cashier. Cashier's Check
an account entry representing money you owe or money that has been taken from your deposit account. Debit
An account entry representing money being added to your deposit account Credit
A deposit of funds that can be withdrawn without any advance notice. Demand Deposit
When the amount of money withdrawn from a bank account is greater than the amount actually available in the account Overdraft
Used to indicate that a certain amount of a customer's balance may not be withdrawn Hold
A transfer of funds from one bank to another using a network such the Federal Reserve Wire Network Wire Transfer
An account that has little or no activity for a significant period of time. Inactive account
The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. interest rate

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