Here is the list of words that you can use when talking about money.
an extra amount of money that is paid as a reward
- a Christmas bonus
a written order that is used to make payments from a cardholder’s bank account
- to make a cheque out to someone
an amount of money paid to salespeople for selling goods
- to work on commission
Credit card (n)
a plastic card that is used to buy things and pay for them later. A plastic card provided by a store or a shop is called a charge card.
- to pay by credit card
Debit card (n)
a plastic card that is used to make payments electronically from a cardholder’s bank account
money that is owed to a person, bank, etc.
- to pay off/repay a debt
a sum of money that people put into a bank account
- to make a deposit
to give money or goods to an organization or charity
money paid for work done by a professional person
- legal fees
to put money into something to earn more money
- to invest in the property/stock market
an amount of money paid for working after the usual time
- to do/work overtime
an amount of money paid by the government or a company to people who are old or sick
- to draw/receive a pension
money that you gain in a business or trade after paying all the costs and expenses
- to make a profit from something
an amount of money paid by employer every month. The amount of money that does not include any extra payments is called a basic salary.
- to earn/get/receive a salary
Social security (n)
an amount of money paid by the government to people who are poor or without work
- to be on social security
a small amount of extra money given to a waiter, taxi driver, etc.
- to leave/give a tip
a business deal, for example, the process of buying or selling something
- financial/commercial/business transactions
an amount of money paid by an employer, usually every week
- daily/hourly/weekly wage
Last update: 23.03.2017