- A company whose business and primary function is to make loans to individuals, while not receiving deposits like a bank. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
* * *finance company finance company ➔ company
* * *finance company UK US noun [C] FINANCE► a company that provides loans, especially to buy goods: »
Most consumer advocates recommend a finance company loan over a payday loan or car title loan.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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finance company — see company Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 … Law dictionary
finance company — finance .company AmE [ US .ˈ. ˌ...] n finance .house [.ˈ. .] BrE a company that lends money, especially to businesses … Dictionary of contemporary English
finance company — (also finance house) ► NOUN ▪ a company concerned primarily with providing money, e.g. for hire purchase transactions … English terms dictionary
finance company — finance companies N COUNT A finance company is a business which lends money to people and charges them interest while they pay it back … English dictionary
finance company — ☆ finance company n. a company specializing in the lending of money to consumers, the purchasing of accounts receivable, and the extension of credit to businesses … English World dictionary
finance company — finance ,company noun count a business that lends money to companies … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
finance company — noun a financial institution (often affiliated with a holding company or manufacturer) that makes loans to individuals or businesses • Hypernyms: ↑nondepository financial institution • Hyponyms: ↑consumer finance company, ↑small loan company,… … Useful english dictionary
finance company — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms finance company : singular finance company plural finance companies business a business that lends money to companies … English dictionary
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