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advance

1. Commerce
a. the supplying of commodities or funds before receipt of an agreed consideration
b. the commodities or funds supplied in this manner
c. (as modifier): an advance supply
2. a money payment made before it is legally due

advance

[əd′vans]
(civil engineering)
In railway engineering, a length of track that extends beyond the signal that controls it.
(geology)
A continuing movement of a shoreline toward the sea.
A net movement over a specified period of time of a shoreline toward the sea.
(hydrology)
The forward movement of a glacier.
(mechanical engineering)
To effect the earlier occurrence of an event, for example, spark advance or injection advance.
(navigation)
In making a turn, the distance a vessel moves in its initial direction from the point where the rudder is started over until the heading has changed 90°.
The distance a vessel moves in the initial direction for heading changes of less than 90°.
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Require a $500 licensing fee for each firm seeking to provide cash advances in Georgia, in addition to a surety bond ranging from $10,000 to $250,000
Traditional credit cards penalize customers for cash advances - even if those cash advances occur within a casino.
Most credit cards charge higher rates for cash advance transactions than they charge for retail purchases; begin charging interest immediately after the cash advance transaction (as opposed to giving a grace period as with retail purchases); don't give reward points for cash advances; allow cash advances of a portion of the credit line; and generally don't apply monthly payments against cash advance transactions until the retail purchase balance is paid off.
Our goal in designing this Web site was to radically change the way cash advances are handled in a corporate setting," said Randy Humphrey, CEO of the Hampden Group.
The equity stake in Singular ID represents Advance Nanotech's first significant investment in the Asian nanotechnology market.
the market leader of advanced software products and in-depth outsourcing and claims processing services for healthcare payers, today unveiled its new release of AMISYS Advance.
Previous securitization documents did not contain specific language for servicer advances to be reimbursed if the loan was corrected without liquidating the loan or collecting previously past due payments from the borrower.
Limiting advances of principal and interest to twelve months for delinquent loans should serve as a remedy to the increasing number of investment grade rated commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) with interest shortfalls, Fitch Ratings today announced.
CitiFinancial Mortgage Company ("CFMC"), Servicer for the IMC Home Loan Equity Trusts (the "Trusts"), has provided to Investors the following update with regard to the calculation and reporting of unrecoverable delinquency advances.
We are on a mission to make great advances in the treatment of AIDS and other devastating diseases, and look forward to the continued support of the Mayor, the City of Yonkers, the County Executive's Office, Congresswoman Lowey, Congressman Engel, and our friends at the Chamber of Commerce.
The Advanced EHF payload will leverage the latest advances in signal processing technology to lower cost, increase performance and reduce size and weight.
Group purchasing of supplies, pharmaceuticals and equipment is one of the major programs Premier operates to support owners' and affiliates' efforts to hold down health-care costs, improve quality and stay ahead of advances in clinical knowledge, technology and market changes such as managed care.

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