negotiable instrument


A transferable, signed document that promises to pay the bearer a sum of money at a future date or on demand. Examples include checks, bills of exchange, and promissory notes.

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You need to try and make sure that you always do everything that you agreed to when you signed a negotiable instrument.

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The negotiable instrument was signed, sealed, and delivered, which included a signature upon receipt to document every aspect of the deal.

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My mother hired a notary to secure the negotiable instrument she wrote to my fiance in order to reimburse him for paying off my student loans.

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