DEFINITION of 'Annuity Due'
An annuity whose payment is to be made immediately, rather than at the end of the period.
INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Annuity Due'
An annuity due requires payments to be made at the beginning of the period. For example, in many lease arrangements, the first payment is due immediately and each successive payment must be made at the beginning of the month.
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Annuity
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