Discount Points

Business / Real Estate / Discount Points: An added loan fee charged by a lender to make the yield on a lower-than-market-interest VA or FHA loan competitive with higher-interest conventional loans. One discount point is equal to 1 percent of the loan amount.

Other Words for Discount

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

Discount Point

Business / Taxes / Discount Point: Some lenders require you to prepay a portion of the interest due on your mortgage as a condition of approving the loan. They set the amount due at one or more discount points, with each discount point MORE


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Documented Discount Notes

Business / Finance / Documented Discount Notes: Principle that a nation may not be tried in another country without its consent. MORE

Experience Points

Entertainment / Video Games / Experience Points: In role-playing games or adventures, 'experience points' (often abbreviated to XP) are awarded for successfully completing tasks, or being victorious in combat. The accumulation of these points is usu MORE

Forward Discount

Business / Finance / Forward Discount: Annualized percentage difference between spot and forward rates. MORE

Dividend Discount Model (DDM)

Business / Finance / Dividend Discount Model (DDM): A group of shareholders who prefer that the firm follow a particular dividend policy. Such a preference may be based on comparable tax situations. MORE