Financial Jargon From A to Z

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What is jargon? It is a social term technically defined as the lexicon (set of words) used in an esoteric (specialized) field. It is what we’re talking about when we say “I don’t get all that medical mumbo-jumbo” or “The mechanic said something about the air injection and radio compressor having electrical issues.”

For those of us in the business of holding on to our money, these phrases sound like gunshots. Are you sure you trust your professional not to rip you off? How can you tell if you don’t have a clue what they’re saying? The more different fields and professionals you have to deal with, the more vocabulary you need to know.

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  2. ilovegreen says:

    Even though I should know these words, just starting to read them makes me feel I’m back in school getting ready for a vocabulary test.

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