Glossary of Terms

Personal Finance Definitions

Browse our comprehensive collection of relevant terms and definitions below. Our glossary is just one of many components aimed at bringing knowledge to our visitors and providing help in the never-ending battle to save money on monthly expenses. Terms are organized by topic for easy reference.

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Lien - The right to retain the lawful possession of the property of another until the owner fulfills a legal duty to the person holding the property. A mortgage is a common...


Activation Fee - A one-time charge for activation of a cellular phone and plan. Most carriers charge this fee, although the amount often varies from carrier to carrier and even from situation to...

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