Business / Accounting / Account Payable
Account Payable: An amount owed to a supplier for good or services purchased on credit: payment is due within a short time period, usually 30 days or less.
Mixed Account: A brokerage account holding both long and short positioned securities.
Money Market Account: These bank savings accounts normally pay interest at rates comparable to those offered by money market mutual funds or money market separate accounts offered under a variable annuity contrac . . . View Full Definition
Money Market Demand Account (MMDA): An account that pays interest based on short-term interest rates.
Mortgage Payable: A written promise to pay a stated amount of money at one or more specified future dates: a mortgage is secured by the pledging of certain assets, usually real estate, as collateral.
Memorandum Accounts: A name for the accounts held in a subsidiary ledger. Eg. the accounts in a sales ledger .
Medical Savings Accounts (MSA): Savings accounts designated for out-of-pocket medical expenses. In an MSA, employers and individuals are allowed to contribute to a savings account on a pre-tax basis and carry over the unus . . . View Full Definition
Margin Account (Stocks): A leverageable account in which stocks can be purchased for a combination of cash and a loan. The loan in the margin account is collateralized by the stock; if the value of the stock drops s . . . View Full Definition
Market Adjustment-Trading Securities Account: An account used to track the difference between the historical cost and the market value of a company's portfolio of trading securities.
Medical Savings Account (MSA): A trust that employees of small businesses may establish to pay for out-of-pocket medical expenses.