Flashcards in Economy & Finance Deck (10):
1. a written symbol of any of the numbers 0 to 9
2. a finger or a toe (手/足)趾
e.g. Money is digits.
A three-digit number like 507
bars of gold or silver,
uncoiled gold or silver in bars or ingots
- gold bullion
A solid piece of metal that has been formed into a particular shape(e.g. brick) so that it is easy to store or transport. 鑄塊/錠
-a small ingot of silver
1. the manner of functioning or operating(usually plural)
2. of or relating to one's job
3. adequate to permit work to be done
-The Government has a working majority.
4. being in use or operation
-a working farm
1. to place especially for safekeeping:
a) money deposited in a bank
b) money given as a pledge or down payment
2. to put or leave Sth or Sb in a particular place
3. matter deposited by a natural process
1. the first payment that you make when you buy
something with an agreement to pay the rest later
-She made a 10% down payment on the car.
2. broadly: the first step in a process
1. a serious promise or agreement
2. a promise to give money
3. something that you leave with another
person as a way to show that you will keep
-The company has made a pledge of over $3000.
Differences between a pledge and a donation?
A donation is an outright gift.
Donors can make their decision to arrange at any time or pay indefinitely.
A PLEDGE is a promise to pay a specified amount over a set period of time. For example, the donor might pledge $2,400 to be paid over 4 years, by installments of $50 per month.
Pledges can be "conditional", meaning payment comes due only when a condition is met or "unconditional" where there are no strings attached.
1. one of the parts into which a debt is divided
when payment is made at intervals.
2. one of several parts (as of a publication)
presented at intervals.
-The last installment will be split into two movies.