Discount Window

Business / Finance / Discount Window: Non-interest-bearing money market instruments that are issued at a discount and redeemed at maturity for full face value, e.g., U.S. Treasury bills.

Other Words for Discount

Discount Adjective Synonyms: reduce, mark down, deduct, lower, take or knock off
Discount Verb Synonyms: diminish, lessen, minimize, detract from
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Prompt Payment Discounts

Business / Finance / Prompt Payment Discounts: Discounts that a business gives to credit customers who pay within a specified period of time; also called sales discounts. On an income statement, this amount is subtracted from Gross Sales to yield MORE

Original Issue Discount Debt (OID Debt)

Business / Finance / Original Issue Discount Debt (OID Debt): Debt that is initially offered at a price below par. MORE

Original Issue Discount

Business / Taxes / Original Issue Discount: A bond or other debt security that is issued at less than par but can be redeemed for full par value at maturity is an original issue discount security. The appeal, from an investor's perspective, is MORE

Purchase Discount

Business / Accounting / Purchase Discount: A reduction in the purchase price, allowed if payment is made within a specified period. MORE

Pure Discount Bond

Business / Finance / Pure Discount Bond: A bond that will make only one payment of principal and interest. Also called a zero-coupon bond or a single-payment bond. MORE

Request Window

Life Style / Time Shares / Request Window: The 24 month time frame within which owners of timeshares may submit their vacation exchange requests. MORE

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