Earnest Money

Business / Real Estate / Earnest Money: Money deposited by a buyer under the terms of a contract, to be forfeited if the buyer defaults but applied to the purchase price if the sale is closed. The cash deposit (including initial and additional deposits) paid by the prospective buyer of real property as evidence of good-faith intention to complete the transaction, called bargain money, caution money, hand money, or a binder in some states.

Other Words for Earnest

Earnest Adjective Synonyms: zealous, ardent, diligent, assiduous, industrious, hard-working, devoted, eager, conscientious, keen, fervent, fervid, enthusiastic, passionate
Earnest Verb Synonyms: serious, solemn, grave, sober, intense, steady, resolute, resolved, firm, determined, assiduous, sincere, dedicated, committed, devoted, thoughtful
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Other Words for Money

Money Adjective Synonyms: resources, wealth, fortune, funds, capital, wherewithal, affluence, means, (liquid) assets, riches, bundle
Money Noun Synonyms: currency, legal tender, medium of exchange, specie, (hard) cash, ready money, banknotes, paper money, notes, bills, coin(s), change, small change, (filthy) lucre, pelf, shekels, lolly, readies, folding money, cold (hard)
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Near Money

Business / Finance / Near Money: Assets that are easily convertible into cash, such as money market accounts and bank deposits. MORE

Money Wire (Transfer)

Business / Accounting / Money Wire (Transfer): The process of moving money from one bank to another, sometimes between countries. MORE

New Money

Business / Finance / New Money: In a Treasury auction, the amount by which the par value of the securities offered exceeds that of those maturing. MORE

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