banking

Definition

In general terms, the business activity of accepting and safeguarding money owned by other individuals and entities, and then lending out this money in order to earn a profit.

Use banking in a sentence

You should always try to have many banking contacts so you have lots of options for a loan if you need one.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 26 out of 26 people found this helpful.

The banking function of the financial services firm was especially significant as we had done business with them for years.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 25 out of 25 people found this helpful.

Many Americans are concerned; perhaps even paranoid of a potential collapse of the U.S. Dollar, which may cause a run on the banking industry.

​ Was this Helpful? YES  NO 25 out of 25 people found this helpful.

Show more usage examples...

Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
good money shell branch