Tag: customers

Kicking The Tires

Kicking The Tires What is 'Kicking The Tires' A slang term for researching an investment before putting any money into it. The...

Hard Sell

DefinitionIn advertising, a hard sell is an advertisement or campaign that uses a more direct, forceful, and overt sales message. This approach is the...

Offline Debit Card

Offline Debit Card What is 'Offline Debit Card' A card that combines characteristics of both a traditional (online) debit card and a...

Omnibus Account

DefinitionAn Omnibus Customer Securities Account is a securities account used by a brokerage firm or its affiliated clearing firm in order to maintain appropriate...

Bait And Switch

DefinitionBait-and-switch is a form of fraud used in retail sales, but also employed in other contexts. Bait And Switch What is 'Bait And...

Back Order

Back Order What is a 'Back Order' A back order is a customer order that has not been fulfilled. A back order...

Bad Debt Reserve

Bad Debt Reserve What is 'Bad Debt Reserve' An account set aside by a company to account for and offset losses that...

Queuing Theory

DefinitionQueueing theory is the mathematical study of waiting lines, or. A queueing model is constructed so that queue lengths and waiting time can be...

Value Proposition

DefinitionA value proposition is a promise of value to be delivered, communicated, and acknowledged. It is also a belief from the customer about how...

Vendor Financing

DefinitionVendor finance is a form of lending in which a company lends money to be used by the borrower to buy the vendor's products...

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