Define: Secured Loan

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Secured Loan

Quick Summary of Secured Loan

Loan where the lender has taken a special claim on particular assets or revenues of the company.


Examples of Secured Loan in a sentence

If you miss your payments on a secured loan your home can be repossessed.
If you do not pay a secured loan, the creditor may take away whatever assets were used to secure the loan.

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Secured Loan. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. February 28, 2020
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Secured Loan are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

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

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.