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Synonyms for balloon

to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

Synonyms for balloon

large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air

small thin inflatable rubber bag with narrow neck

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ride in a hot-air balloon

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become inflated

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The DrivingSense[TM] low-payment vehicle financing provides the lease-like benefits of a balloon loan to credit unions and their members.
At the end of seven years, borrowers have the right to refinance their maturing Fannie Mae balloon loans into a 23-year, fixed-rate mortgages at the prevailing mortgage rate.
We have been using the AFG Driving Sense balloon loan program for the last two years," said Gary Roback, Vice President of Member Services at GPO FCU.
Balloon loans generally were not included in the adjustable Conti rate pools.
The CREL delinquency index includes loans and assets that are currently 60 days or longer delinquent, matured balloon loans, and the current month's repurchased assets.
This option is meant to preserve access to credit for consumers located in rural or underserved areas where banks originate balloon loans to hedge against interest rate risk for loans held in portfolio," the Federal Reserve said in a press release.
Balloon loans provide the borrower with a lower monthly payment and the ability to obtain a lower interest rate for the principal amount before completion of the loan period.
But unlike personal loans, balloon loans leave that lump sum outstanding when a planned repayment period ends ( which drivers must eventually pay off if they are not to lose the vehicle.
But unlike personal loans, balloon loans leave that lump sum outstanding when a planned repayment period ends - which drivers must eventually pay off if they are not to lose the vehicle.
While most creditors believe low monthly payments with balloon payments can sometimes be useful credit arrangements and should be permitted, the current less-than-five-year rule can still be criticized because it allows creditors to flip mortgages with balloon loans that mature in five years.
That's because beginning next month the first of the 2007 five-year balloon loans will come due.
Asset managers reported 10 new delinquent assets in October: three term defaults; two matured balloon loans, three new credit-impaired securities and two repurchased assets.
Discount Title Loan offers 14-day & 30-day balloon loans as well as 4-6 month amortized loans in the $125-$10,000 range without credit checks or bank account requirements.