Advance Payment Bond

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Definition: Advance Payment Bond

Advance Payment Bond

Full Definition of Advance Payment Bond

A standby letter of credit from a bank or a bond from a surety company, issued to a customer making an advance payment for a purchase or contract, which ensures a refund if the other party to the transaction is unable to fulfill the terms of the agreement. Advance payment bonds lessen the risk of a pre-payment arrangement.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Advance Payment Bond are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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