Personal Finance Terms

  1. Social Security Number - SSN

  2. Social Security Tax

  3. Social Security Trust Fund

  4. Social Welfare System

  5. Society of Actuaries (SOA)

  6. Soft Commissions

  7. Soft Inquiry

  8. Soft Metrics

  9. Soft Paper Report

  10. Soft Sell

  11. Sole Proprietorship

  12. Solidarity Tax

  13. Solvency Capital Requirement

  14. Sotheby's

  15. Sovereign Credit Rating

  16. Sovereign Debt

  17. Special Acceptance

  18. Special Assessment Tax

  19. Special Employer

  20. Special Finance

  21. Special Item

  22. Special Needs Child

  23. Special Needs Trust

  24. Special Revenue Fund

  25. Special Warranty Deed

  26. Specific-Shares Method

  27. Specified Investment Flow-Through Tax - SIFT

  28. Spending Phase

  29. Spice Trader

  30. Split-Funded Annuity

  31. Split Limits

  32. Split Payroll

  33. Spoofing

  34. Spot Loan

  35. Spot Reinsurance

  36. Spousal Beneficiary Rollover

  37. Spousal IRA

  38. Spousal Stripping

  39. Sprinkling Provision

  40. Squatter

  41. Squeeze

  42. Stability And Growth Pact - SGP

  43. Stafford Loan

  44. Stagflation

  45. Stagnation

  46. Standalone Profit

  47. Standard & Poor's - S&P

  48. Standard & Poor's 500 Index - S&P 500

  49. Standard & Poor's Underlying Rating - SPURs

  50. Standard Auto Insurance

  51. Standard Deduction

  52. Standard Floor Limit

  53. Standard Mileage Rate

  54. Standard of Value

  55. Standby Line of Credit

  56. Standing Loan

  57. Standing Mortgage

  58. Startup

  59. Startup Capital

  60. Stated Income / Stated Asset Mortgage - SISA

  61. State Guaranty Fund

  62. State Income Tax

  63. State Medicaid Program

  64. Statement Of Changes In Net Assets Available For Pension Benefits

  65. Statement Of Retained Earnings

  66. Statement Stuffer

  67. Static Budget

  68. Status Symbol

  69. Statute of Frauds

  70. Statutory Debt Limit

  71. Statutory Employee

  72. Statutory Liability

  73. Statutory Reserves

  74. Statutory Stock Option

  75. Staycation

  76. Stealth Taxes

  77. Step-Up In Basis

  78. Sterile Investment

  79. Steve Ballmer

  80. Steve Cohen

  81. Steve Forbes

  82. Sticky Wage Theory

  83. Stipend

  84. Stipulated Judgment

  85. Stock-For-Stock

  86. Stock And Warrant Off-Balance Sheet R&D - SWORD

  87. Stock Appreciation Right - SAR

  88. Stock Compensation

  89. Stock Keeping Unit - SKU

  90. Stock Savings Plan

  91. Stop Payment

  92. Stored-Value Card

  93. Store Of Value

  94. Straight-Roller

  95. Straight Credit

  96. Straight Life Annuity

  97. Stranger-Owned Life Insurance - STOLI

  98. Strategic Default

  99. Strategic Gap Analysis

  100. Strategic Joint Venture

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