Personal Finance Terms

  1. Revolving Credit

  2. Revolving Door

  3. Revolving Loan Facility

  4. Revolving Underwriting Facility - RUF

  5. REX Agreement

  6. RHS Loan

  7. Riba

  8. Rider

  9. Right Of Foreclosure

  10. Right Of Redemption

  11. Right Of Rescission

  12. Ring Fence

  13. Risk Capital

  14. Risk Participation

  15. Risk-Based Deposit Insurance

  16. Risk-Based Mortgage Pricing

  17. Risk-Weighted Assets

  18. Robber Barons

  19. Robo-Signer

  20. Roll In

  21. Rolling EPS

  22. Rollover

  23. Rollover IRA

  24. Rollover Mortgage

  25. Roth 401(k)

  26. Roth IRA

  27. Roth IRA Conversion

  28. Roth Option

  29. Rothschild

  30. Rubber Check

  31. Rule 72(t)

  32. Rule Of 78

  33. S&P Core Earnings

  34. Sacred Cow

  35. Sacrifice Ratio

  36. Safe Deposit Box

  37. Salary Freeze

  38. Salary Reduction Contribution

  39. Salary Reduction Simplified Employee Pension Plan - SARSEP

  40. Sales Comparison Approach - SCA

  41. Sales Lead

  42. Sales Meeting

  43. Sales Mix

  44. Sales Mix Variance

  45. Sales Per Share

  46. Sales Per Square Foot

  47. Sales Price Variance

  48. Sales Tax

  49. Sales To Cash Flow Ratio

  50. Sallie Mae - Student Loan Marketing Association

  51. Salomon Brothers

  52. Same Property Rule

  53. Same-Day Funds

  54. Same-Store Sales

  55. Sandwich Generation

  56. Sandwich Lease

  57. Santa Claus Rally

  58. Satellite Operation

  59. Satisfaction of Mortgage

  60. Saver's Tax Credit

  61. Savings

  62. Savings Account

  63. Savings Association Insurance Fund - SAIF

  64. Savings Bond Plan

  65. Savings Club

  66. Savings Incentive Match Plan For Employees Of Small Employers - SIMPLE

  67. Savings Rate

  68. Savior Plan

  69. SBO-401(k)

  70. Schedule A

  71. Schedule D

  72. Schedule I Bank

  73. Schedule K-1

  74. Schedule L

  75. Scheduled Personal Property

  76. Scheduled Recast

  77. Scientific Retailing

  78. Scrambled Assortment

  79. Scripophily

  80. Search Cost

  81. Seasonal Credit

  82. Seasons

  83. SEC Form N-3

  84. SEC Form N-4

  85. SEC Form N-6

  86. Second Chance Loan

  87. Second Lien Debt

  88. Second Mortgage

  89. Second-To-Die Insurance

  90. Secondary Beneficiary

  91. Secondary Business

  92. Secondary Buyout

  93. Secondary Mortgage Market

  94. Secondary Mortgage Market Enhancement Act - SMMEA

  95. Section 1031

  96. Section 1035 Exchange

  97. Section 1041

  98. Section 1231 Property

  99. Section 1237 Capital Gain Opportunity

  100. Section 1244 Stock

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