a person employed in a business firm to administer credit service to its customers, especially to evaluate the extension and amount of credit to be granted.
an employee who supervises the credit department in a bank or other business organization.
noun 1. a memorandum issued to an account allowing a credit or reducing a debit, especially one posted to a customer’s account.
[kred-it moh-beel-yer, moh-beel-yey; French krey-dee maw-bee-lyey] /ˈkrɛd ɪt moʊˈbil yər, moʊ bilˈyeɪ; French kreɪ di mɔ biˈlyeɪ/ noun, U.S. History. 1. a joint-stock company organized in 1863 and reorganized in 1867 to build the Union Pacific Railroad. It was involved in a scandal in 1872 in which high government officials were accused of accepting bribes.
[kred-i-ter] /ˈkrɛd ɪ tər/ noun 1. a person or firm to whom money is due (opposed to ). 2. a person or firm that gives in business transactions. 3. Bookkeeping. (def 12b, c). /ˈkrɛdɪtə/ noun 1. a person or commercial enterprise to whom money is owed Compare debtor n. mid-15c., from Anglo-French creditour, Old French […]
noun 1. a classification of credit risk based on investigation of a customer’s or potential customer’s financial resources, prior payment pattern, and personal history or degree of personal responsibility for debts incurred. noun 1. an evaluation of the creditworthiness of an individual or business enterprise An evaluation of the financial trustworthiness of an individual, firm, […]