allowance philosophy Schools of thought concerning allowance, such as whether it should be given and on what merit it should be given.
American Stock Exchange One of the major exchanges of the U.S. stock market.
annual fee A fee you pay each year for the privilege of having the use of a credit card or other membership.
assets Everything on the positive side of your balance sheet such as savings, property, stocks, cars, IRAs, and so forth.
automated teller machine A machine introduced in about 1980 at which individuals can conduct banking transactions such as transferring funds or accessing cash from their accounts.
balanced funds Mutual funds that hold about equal parts stocks and bonds and present a lower risk than ...