Amanda Stanhaus

Tag: money

Bank

An establishment that stores and plays with $$. Fun fact: investment and commercial banks are not the same.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Cash

Pieces of paper and metal with dead people on them. $$ that’s readily available (liquid).

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Cash Flow

Money coming in and out. The flow speed can range from a rush to a trickle.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Designated beneficiary

Hey, you! You get my money.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Emergency Fund

[Flashing lights.] “Must spend money.” This is used up quickly when in a pickle. $$ must be saved in advance.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Expected Return

The amount of money projected to be made. Expectations do not always become reality. Remember that amazing first date and awful second.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Fee

Penalty! $$ charged.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Fundamental Analysis

Evaluate the value of a security. Used by value investors (i.e. Warren) to decide if there is a difference between the price and value of a stock. If price<value, buy and I could make lots of money.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Government Bond

The Government needs me to spot it some $$. A formal certificate, instead of crumpled up napkin with a scribble, “I owe $$ to…”

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)