Terms Starting with S

  • Starter Home Definition,
    • A dwelling that is relatively small and inexpensive and bought as a first home.
  • Southwestern Ontario Underwriters Club (SOWC)Company, Ontario, Canada,
    • Sarnia Airport (YZR)Acronym, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada,
      • Spin-Life Definition,
        • A financial industry that specializes in buying life insurance policies from individuals or convincing individuals to take out new life insurance policies with an investor as a beneficiary.
      • Sale Price Definition,
        • The price that is paid for an asset.
      • Shamattawa Airport (ZTM)Acronym, Shamattawa, Manitoba, Canada,
        • Sun Room (sun)Abbreviation,
          • Secured Credit Card Definition,
            • A credit card that a cardholder secures with a savings deposit to ensure payment of the outstanding balance if the cardholder defaults on payments. It is used by people new to credit, or people trying to rebuild their poor credit ratings.
          • Self-employed Stated Income (SSI)Acronym,
            • St. Thomas Prov. Civil Service Credit UnionCompany, Ontario, Canada,
                A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
              • Special Electronic Funds Transfer (SEFT)Acronym,
                • Standing Order (SO)Acronym,
                    Bank account transaction code.
                  • Single Premium Deferred Annuity (SPDA) Acronym,
                    • A deferred annuity funded with a single payment.
                  • Supplementary Death Benefit (SDB)Acronym, Canada,
                    • Superintendent (Supt)Abbreviation,
                      • Standard Card Definition,
                        • The basic card offered by issuers. Customers with higher incomes and good credit reports can qualify for the higher-limit gold and platinum cards.
                      • Summerland & District Credit Union (SDCU) Company Est. 1944, British Columbia, Canada,
                          A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                        • Ste Therese Point Airport (YST)Acronym, Ste Therese Point, Manitoba, Canada,
                          • Spectra Credit UnionCompany, Saskatchewan, Canada,
                              A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                            • Securities and Futures Authority (SFA)Company,
                                A UK term. See Financial Services Authority (FSA).
                              • Settlement Statement Definition,
                                • A document that details who has paid how much to whom.
                              • Sinking Fund Rate of Return (SFR)Acronym,
                                • St. John´s International Airport (YYT)Acronym, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada,
                                  • Subordinate Loan Definition,
                                    • A mortgage whose priority is below that of another mortgage; i.e., a second or third mortgage or a home-equity loan.
                                  • Society for the Preservation of Historic Thornhill (SPOHT) Company, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada,
                                    • Semi-annual (S/A)Acronym,
                                      • Standard Flood Insurance Policy (SFIP)Acronym, Important,
                                        • Santé Canada (SC)Acronym, Canada,
                                            French acronym for Health Canada.
                                          • Sandhills Credit UnionCompany, Saskatchewan, Canada,
                                              A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
                                            • Sunshine Coast 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.
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