Personal Finance Terms

  1. Personal Spending Plan

  2. Personal Trust

  3. Personal Use Property

  4. Per Stirpes

  5. Per Transaction Fees

  6. Peter Pan Syndrome

  7. Peter R. Dolan

  8. Pet Insurance

  9. Phantom Income

  10. Phantom Stock Plan

  11. Phased Retirement

  12. Phase Out

  13. Phases Of Retirement

  14. Philanthropy

  15. Philip Fisher

  16. Phillips

  17. Phillips Curve

  18. Phishing

  19. Physical-Presence Test

  20. Pick-Up Tax

  21. Piggyback Mortgage

  22. Pigovian Tax

  23. PIMCO (Pacific Investment Management Co.)

  24. PIN Cashing

  25. Pink Slip

  26. Pink Slip Party

  27. Pirate Bank

  28. Placed In Service

  29. Plain Vanilla Card

  30. Planned Obsolescence

  31. Plan Participant

  32. Plan Sponsor

  33. Pledged Asset

  34. Pledge Fund

  35. PLUS Loan

  36. Pocket Listing

  37. Point-of-Service Plan (POS)

  38. Point-To-Point Encryption (P2PE)

  39. Point of Purchase - POP

  40. Point Of Sale - POS

  41. Points

  42. Poison Pill

  43. Policyholder Dividend Ratio

  44. Policyholder Surplus

  45. Policy Loan

  46. Policy Or Sales Illustration

  47. Policy Year Experience

  48. Political Risk Insurance

  49. Pop-Up Option

  50. Pop-Up Retail

  51. Portability

  52. Portable Benefits

  53. Porter Diamond

  54. Portfolio Insurance

  55. Portfolio Lender

  56. Portfolio Reinsurance

  57. Possessory Lien

  58. Possibility Of Failure (POF) Rates

  59. Post-9/11 GI Bill

  60. Post-Retirement Risk

  61. Post Date

  62. Postdated

  63. Postnuptial Agreement

  64. Pound The Pavement

  65. Pour-Over Will

  66. Power center

  67. Power Of Sale

  68. PRAM Model

  69. Pre-Approval

  70. Pre-Depreciation Profit

  71. Pre-Disability Earnings

  72. Pre-Existing Condition

  73. Pre-Existing Condition Exclusion Period

  74. Pre-Foreclosure

  75. Pre-Money Valuation

  76. Pre-Provision Operating Profit - PPOP

  77. Pre-Qualification

  78. Precision Score

  79. Predator

  80. Predators' Ball

  81. Predatory Pricing

  82. Preferred Auto Coverage

  83. Preferred Debt

  84. Preferred Provider Organization – PPO

  85. Premature Distribution

  86. Premium Balance

  87. Premium Income

  88. Premium to Surplus Ratio

  89. Prenuptial Agreement

  90. Prepaid Cards Processor

  91. Prepaid Credit Card

  92. Prepaid Expense

  93. Prepaid Finance Charge

  94. Prepaid Insurance

  95. Prepaid Interest

  96. Prepaid Tuition Program

  97. Preparer Tax Identification Number - PTIN

  98. Prepayment

  99. Prepayment Model

  100. Prepayment Penalty

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