Terms Starting with S

  • Secondary Mortgage Lender (SML) Acronym,
    • A lender that offers mortgages, often through a mortgage broker.
  • Street Capital Financial Corporation (SCFC)Company, Canada-wide excluding the Territories,
      A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers mortgages for 1-4 multi-family units.
    • Small Saver Certificate (SSC)Acronym,
      • Saint John Airport (YSJ)Acronym, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada,
        • Short Term Disability (STD)Acronym, Important,
          • An injury or illness that prevents a person from working for only a short time.
        • Spruce Credit UnionCompany, British Columbia, Canada,
            A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
          • Separate Trading of Registered Interest and Principal of Securities (STRIPS)Acronym, United States,
              A US term.
            • Special Capital Reserve Fund (SCRF)Acronym,
              • Secured Debt Definition,
                • A debt that is secured by a lien on debtor's property that may be taken by the creditor in case of non-payment by the debtor. A common example is a mortgage loan.
              • Société du Crédit Agricole du Canada (SCA) Company, Canada,
                  French acronym for Farm Credit Canada.
                • Sans Souci Airport (YSI)Acronym, Frying Pan Island, Ontario, Canada,
                  • Standard Building Code (SBC)Acronym,
                    • Snake River Airport (YXF)Acronym, Snake River, Yukon, Canada,
                      • Service Contract Definition,
                        • Also known as extended warranty. A contract that covers certain car repairs or problems after the manufacturer's or dealer's warranty expires. Extended warranties are sold by car manufacturers, dealers and independent companies. With a new car, the extended warranty usually must be purchased by the end of the first year of ownership.
                      • Squirrel Cove Airport (YSZ)Acronym, Squirrel Cove, British Columbia, Canada,
                        • Single White Female (SWF)Acronym,
                          • Satellite Dish (sat)Abbreviation,
                            • St Anthony Airport (YAY)Acronym, St Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada,
                              • Sketch Submitted (sket)Abbreviation,
                                • Secure Internet Live Conferencing (SILC)Acronym,
                                  • Single Interest Insurance Definition,
                                    • Insurance that covers a single party when more than one party has a stake in a property.
                                  • Special Multiple-Peril (SMP)Acronym,
                                    • South Indian Lake Airport (XSI)Acronym, South Indian Lake, Manitoba, Canada,
                                      • Sub-prime Mortgage Definition, Important,
                                        • A mortgage loan that is granted to a borrower who is considered sub-prime (has a less-than-perfect credit report). Sub-prime borrowers have either missed payments on a debt or have made late payments. Lenders charge a higher interest rate to compensate for potential losses from customers who may default on the loan.
                                      • Supported Community Living (SCL)Acronym,
                                        • Self-Selection Bias Definition,
                                          • A selection bias that occurs when individuals join a sample group voluntarily.
                                        • Storm Drain (sdrn)Abbreviation,
                                          • Sentier (Sent)Abbreviation, Canada,
                                              Canada Post street abbrevation.
                                            • Slate (slt)Abbreviation,
                                              • Salmon Arm Savings Credit Union (SASCU) Company Est. 1946, British Columbia, Canada,
                                                  A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
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