INVESTMENT Definition

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INVESTMENT is the purchase of real property, stocks, bonds, collectible annuities, mutual fund shares, etc, with the expectation of realizing income or capital gain, or both, in the future. Investment is longer term and usually less risky than speculation.

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INDEFEASIBLE not liable to being annulled or voided or undone, usually in reference to an interest in real property (e.g., an indefeasible ownership interest in a piece of property).

DISCRETIONARY INCOME means the amount of a companys income available for spending after the essentials have been met. See DISPOSABLE INCOME.

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