Definitions for "Discount"
Keywords:  par, nav, reduction, intrinsic, deduct
To deduct from an account, debt, charge, and the like; to make an abatement of; as, merchants sometimes discount five or six per cent for prompt payment of bills.
To lend money upon, deducting the discount or allowance for interest; as, the banks discount notes and bills of exchange.
A counting off or deduction made from a gross sum on any account whatever; an allowance upon an account, debt, demand, price asked, and the like; something taken or deducted.
Keywords:  withheld, lieu, yield, usac, upward
Dollar amount taken off your bill, usually because of a contract with your hospital or doctor and your insurance company.
An amount paid to a lender to increase the yield on a mortgage. Often referred to as "discount points"; one "point" is equal to one percent of the loan amount in question.
Normally paid at closing and generally calculated to be equivalent to 1% of the total loan amount, discount points are paid to reduce the interest rate on a loan. The purpose of a discount is to adjust the yield upward either in lieu of interest or in addition to interest. Discount points are payable to the lender by the borrower or seller to increase the lender's effective yield.
Keywords:  cheaply, stg, aud, annum, foreign
a rate of exchange lower than the spot rate expressed in terms of percentage per annum or points on which a dealer buys or sells foreign exchange for forward delivery
In foreign exchange, the term refers to a situation where a currency can be bought more cheaply for a future date (using a forward contract) than for immediate (spot) delivery.
For example, in foreign exchange the term refers to a situation where a currency can be brought more cheaply for a future date than for immediate delivery. For example if STG 1 buys AUD 2.0650 for delivery now, while it buys AUD 2.0690 for delivery 1 month hence the AUD is said to be at a discount against sterling. In foreign exchange quotations, the existence of a discount is normally signified by the bank's selling margin (quoted first) being below the buying margin eg. 30/40.
Keywords:  draft, cougar, vero, unitas, punk
A fee assessed to a merchant for services and payment of credit drafts
Interest withheld when a note, draft or bill is purchased.
Discount was a punk rock band from Vero Beach, Florida that formed in 1995 and disbanded in 2000. They released three full length albums, several EPs, and two b-side collections. Members have gone on to form The Kills, The Kitchen, Black Cougar Shock Unit, Unitas, the Routineers, The Draft, and Monikers.
To take into consideration beforehand; to anticipate and form conclusions concerning (an event).
A statement the arguer offers as not undermining the conclusion. Discounts are typically neither premises nor conclusions, and should usually not be included in your clarification.
Keywords:  auto, alarm, airbags, teenage, anti
A variable that will result in the cost of your auto insurance to be lower. An alarm system and/or good driving record are two examples of items that will result in discounts.
A reduction in the cost of your auto insurance premium. Insurance companies offer discounts for everything from a teenage driver's good grades to a car's safety equipment including airbags, an anti-lock brake system and a security alarm.
A premium may be lowered if the the insured party meets certain requirements.
Keywords:  loancity, svr, revert, variable, lower
The rate of interest charged in discounting.
The rate at which Banks borrow from the Federal Reserve Bank.
A mortgage which has an interest rate below the lender's standard variable rate (SVR), Bank Base Rate or Libor rate, typically for the first few months or years of the loan. The rate payable may move up and down, but the discount on SVR remains constant.
a stirring industry and learning more about it is very remunerative
a wonderful industry and learning more about it can be very fruitful
To lend, or make a practice of lending, money, abating the discount; as, the discount for sixty or ninety days.
Refers to discount or reward offered by insurer for policyholder remaining loyal to the provider (ie: to encourage the policyholder to remain with the insurer instead of stopping the cover or switching to another provider). Some insurers off a special "age-capping" facility where you are locked in to the age at which you join. You are looked upon as being that age forever more.
a percentage that is subtracted from a number
Percentage of RRP subtracted by publishers when supplying a book to the retailer.
1 ) The sale of a mortgage for less than the principal balance thereby effecting an increase in the percentage of interest paid on the investment. 2) In appraising, the valuation of the present worth of an income stream at a specific interest rate.
a remark designed to reduce your partner's self worth
The difference between what an item is worth and what someone requires you to pay for it.
Most long-distance carriers charge according to an annually revised book called "Tariff 400" published by the American Moving and Storage Association. It tells the moving companies how much they can charge for hauling X pounds for X miles. To stay competitive movers heavily discount the tariff — usually 40 percent to 60 percent.
It is a way to finance exports. Discount means swapping the debt of a beneficiary for another beneficiary. This debt materialises as a letter of credit or a bill of exchange. If the issuing bank defaults, the beneficiary can take action against the drawee (importer).
bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
A sum of money held back from a mortgage advance as prepaid interest.
Reducing the odds for drawing to an out by the probability that the out is counterfeited or you are drawing dead.
Keywords:  cashflows, today, future, benefit, cash
To pay cash today for the benefit of receiving cashflows due for payment at a future time.
Keywords:  favor, privilege, you
a favor given to you
a favor, not a privilege
PPO Network discount applied for the identified provider of service.
dressing up a portfolio equity funding
Keywords:  notice, leave, take, account
To leave out of account; to take no notice of.
Keywords:  assigned, lease, see
See Assign/Assigning/Assigned Lease.
Keywords:  point, industry, access, see
an industry on the access point
See points.