What is another word for loans?

Pronunciation: [lˈə͡ʊnz] (IPA)

Loans are a common form of financial assistance that people often seek for various purposes. They can be classified into different types, each with their own specific characteristics. Depending on the nature and amount of the loan, there are several synonyms that can be used to describe it. For instance, short-term loans, also known as payday loans, bridge loans, or cash advances, are typically taken out for a small amount of money and need to be repaid within a short period. In contrast, long-term loans, such as mortgages, personal loans, and student loans, are taken out for a larger sum of money and can be paid back over a more extended period, often with interest. Other synonyms for loans include advances, credit, borrowings, and debt.

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Usage examples for Loans

It seems that there are what is called Corn Magazines organized in various districts, to which farmers may send a portion of their surplus produce, and whence also they may be supplied with loans of grain when required.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
In fact, Mr. Merl was an astonishing instance of knowledge on every subject by which money was to be made, and he no more advanced loans upon an encumbered estate than he backed the wrong horse or bid for a copied picture.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
The rent of large farms, like the interest on ordinary commercial loans, may be safely left to be settled by commercial competition, because large farms are taken by men of capital as a business speculation, and landlords cannot exact more rent than the farms will bear without driving capital out of agriculture into other branches of production, and so reducing the demand for that class of farms to an extent that will bring the rent down to its proper level again.
"Contemporary Socialism"
John Rae

Famous quotes with Loans

  • The People's Republic of China has not yet reached the military might of the Soviet Empire. It requires a little more time and a little more infusion of Western aid, loans, technology and the hard currency of our tourists.
    Barbara Amiel
  • And I think the more money you put in people's hands, the more they will spend And if they don't spend it, they invest it. And investing it is another way of creating jobs. It puts money into mutual funds or other kinds of banks that can go out and make loans, and we need to do that.
    Michael Bloomberg
  • Ending up-front fees should make it far easier for all students to go to university as they will no longer have to pay up to /1,125 out of their loans at the start of each year. Student loans will also rise to meet average living costs.
    Anne Campbell
  • Poorer students take out larger loans and will have to contribute more to the cost of higher education.
    Anne Campbell
  • I tried out for another show while I was in college so I could pay off my student loans, and it sort of led to The Real World. The same people that were casting that show were casting The Real World, so they asked me to do it.
    Trishelle Cannatella

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