Terms Starting with Q

  • Qualifying Rate Definition,
    • The mortgage rate that one must qualify for when applying for a variable rate or a term less than 5 years, so that if rates increase, the borrower can continue to make payments.
  • Quality Control (QC)Acronym,
    • Qualified Joint and Survivor Annuity (QJSA)Acronym,
      • Quesnel Airport (YQZ)Acronym, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada,
        • Quinte Home Builders' Association (QHBA) Company, Belleville, Ontario, Canada,
          • Qikiqtarjuaq Airport (YVM)Acronym, Qikiqtarjuaq, Nunavut, Canada,
            • Quantum Meruit Definition,
              • Used in contract law it means "reasonable value of services."
            • Quick Liquidity Ratio Definition,
              • A metric used to find if a company has enough liquidity to make it's short term financial obligations.
            • Qualifying Ratios Definition,
              • As calculated by lenders, the percentage of income that is spent on housing debt and combined household debt. The first qualifying ratio, called the gross debt service or GDS is up to and including a maximum of 32% of the combined gross family income. The second qualifying ratio is the Total debt service or TDS is up to and including 40% of gross income.
            • Quintessential Credit Union (QCU) Company Est. 1954, Ontario, Canada,
                A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
              • Quaqtaq Airport (YQC)Acronym, Quaqtaq, Quebec, Canada,
                • Quarters (QTRS)Acronym,
                    Living area.
                  • Qualified Pre-Survivor Annuity (QPSA)Acronym,
                      Death benefit.
                    • Qualifying Life Event (QLE)Acronym, Very Important,
                        An event where you apply or change an insurance policy due to marriage, new dependants or employment status.
                      • Quality Credit Services Limited (QCSL) Company, Markham, Ontario, Canada,
                        • Quarterly Index Expiration (QIX)Acronym,
                          • Quasi Autonomous Non-Governmental Organization (QUANGO)Acronym,
                            • Qualifying Time Deposit (QTD)Acronym,
                                A UK term.
                              • Quoted Market Value (QMV)Acronym, Toronto, Ontario, Canada,
                                  Used in the Toronto Stock Exchange.
                                • Quality of Working Life (QWL)Acronym,
                                  • Qualified Small Business Corporation (QSBC)Acronym,
                                    • Quick Return on Investment Program (QRIP)Acronym,
                                      • Quick Closing (QC)Acronym,
                                        • Quebec Association of Building Inspectors (ABIQ) Company, Quebec, Canada,
                                          • Qualicum Airport (XQU)Acronym, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada,
                                            • Queen Charlotte Isand Airport (ZQS)Acronym, Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada,
                                              • Qualified Pre-retirement Survivor Annuity (QPSA)Acronym, United States,
                                                • A death benefit where the spouse or beneficiary of a deceased employee receives annuity payments as compensation that would have otherwise been paid out during retirement.
                                                A US pension term.
                                              • Quality-Adjusted Life Year (QUALY)Acronym,
                                                • Quarterly Income Capital Security (QUICS)Acronym,
                                                  • Quick Assets (QA) Acronym,
                                                    • Assets that can be liquefied quickly without a loss.
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