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Be broken

Had no money left

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Be rolling in it

Have a lot of money

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Make ends meet

To survive financially

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Things are a bit tight

My finances are not good

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Be strapped for cash

Needed cash and had very little

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Bounced

The bank refused to pay it

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Make out to / payable to

What name shall I put on it

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Direct debit

A regular automatic payment, e.g. every month

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Electronic transfer

Movement of money online between two bank accounts

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APR

Annual percentage rate of interest

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Expires in/on

Is not valid after

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Credit card fraud

Illegal use of someone's card or account

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Debit card

Card where the money is taken directly from your bank account

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Store card

Credit card issued by a store/shop for that store

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Withdraw / get some money out

Take money from my account

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PIN

Personal identification number

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ATM

Automated teller machine, often just called a 'cash machine' or 'cashpoint'

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Lump sum

Single, large payment

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Golden handshake

Large payment to someone on leaving a job

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Share portfolios

Combination of investments of different kinds

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Stock market

Organization which controls the buying or selling of parts of the ownership of companies

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Stocks and shares

Parts of the ownership of companies which people buy as investments in the hope of making a profit

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Life savings

Money saved over many years

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Will

Official statement of what a person has decided should be done with their money and property after their death

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Cover

Be enough money to pay for it