buyer's risk

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buyer's risk UK US noun (also buyer risk)
[U] COMMERCE the possibility that something bought will not be of the quality that the buyer expected: »

A salesperson's concern for and efforts to reduce the buyer’s risk are probably the most effective way to build trust.

at the buyer's risk — Cf. at the buyer's risk

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • buyer's risk — In sales, the risk follows the title and if the title to the goods vests in the buyer at the moment of the sale or upon delivery to the carrier, then the risk of loss or damage to the goods during transportation is upon the buyer. 46 Am J1st… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • buyer’s risk — /ˌbaɪəz rɪsk/ noun the risk taken by a buyer when accepting goods or services without a guarantee …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • at the buyer's risk — ► INSURANCE if goods are sent at the buyer s risk, the buyer must insure them against loss or damage while they are being transported Main Entry: ↑buyer s risk …   Financial and business terms

  • risk — n 1 a: possibility of loss or injury b: liability for loss or injury if it occurs the risk of loss passes to the buyer when the goods are duly delivered to the carrier Uniform Commercial Code the risk of personal injury and property damage should …   Law dictionary

  • Risk — Typically defined as the standard deviation of the return on total investment. Degree of uncertainty of return on an asset. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. risk risk 1 [rɪsk] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] the possibility that… …   Financial and business terms

  • risk — (1) Noun The possibility of loss. (2) Noun The uncertainty of whether events, expected or otherwise, will have an adverse impact. In this context, the adverse impact is usually a quantity of return ( income) or value at risk. (3) Noun the… …   Financial and business terms

  • risk of buyer — See buyer s risk …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Risk of loss — is a term used in the law of contracts to determine which party should bear the burden of risk for damage occurring to goods after the sale has been completed, but before delivery has occurred. Such considerations generally come into play after… …   Wikipedia

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  • Risk — takers redirects here. For the Canadian television program, see Risk Takers. For other uses, see Risk (disambiguation). Risk is the potential that a chosen action or activity (including the choice of inaction) will lead to a loss (an undesirable… …   Wikipedia

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