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chapter 20


Consumer someone who buys goods or services
disposable income money income after all taxes on it have been paid
discretionary income money income left after necessities have been bought and paid for
consumerism movment to educate the buyers about what they purchase s they make and to demand better and safer products from manufacturers
comparison shopping buying strategy to gte the best buy fro the money
warranty the promise mad by the manifactuer or a seller to repair or replace a product within a certain time period
budget a plan for making and spending money
income money recieved from working
expense money spent on goods and services
credit money borrowed to pay for a good or service
annual precentage rate annual cost of credit expressed as a precentage of the amount borrowed
collateral property or valuable item serving as a security for a loan
bankruptcy complex systems with many departments, many rules, and many poeple in the chain of command
save to set aside income for a period of time so that it can be used later
interest the paymeny people recieve when they lend the moneyor allow someone else to use their money
priciple a rule of conduct
return profit earned through investing
stock ownership share of a corperation
dividend payment of a portion of a company's earnings
bond contract to repay borrowed money with interestat a specific time in the future
mutual fund pools of money from many people who are investing
impulse buying purchasing an item on the spot because of an emotional rather than planned decision
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