Amount Financed

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Definition: Amount Financed

Amount Financed

Full Definition of Amount Financed

In terms of the Truth in Lending Act, the amount financed is the entire loan amount minus all lender fees, which are paid at closing (known as “prepaid finance charges”). For example, if someone borrows a loan of $90,000 and he or she pays the lender $3,000 in fees, the amount financed ends up being $87,000.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Amount Financed 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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