Amanda Stanhaus

Tag: security

Interac

I want her to have my money. To use this system, all I need is her email and a security question. Available in Canada only. Neat, eh?

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

International Fund

mutual fund that invests in international securities. It balances out homeland investments.

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

Minimum Investment

A specific “you must buy this” when investing in a security or mutual fund.

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

Option

The purchaser may want to buy/sell a security at a certain price. Just like when my friend says maybe to plans, she wants to keep her options open for the best deal. P.S. She maybe isn’t my friend.

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

Security

Own a piece of the pie (of a company, govt., etc.). Examples include stocks and bonds.

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

Security Deposit

“I’m serious.” Gave one of these to my lender to prove I meant it.

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

Stock

security. Own a tiny piece of a company.

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