Personal finance comes with a lot of financial jargon… I do my very best to talk about family finances in language that anyone can understand, but when it comes to basic financial terms, there are some words you just can’t get around using. This is your one-stop source for looking up any terms, products, and jargon you don’t readily understand. You’ll also find them linked and easy to check in all the blog posts on Family Finance Mom.

Click on each term below for the definition, examples, calculations, more explanation in everyday language and related posts from Family Finance Mom. Have a word you’d like added? Submit a request at the bottom of this page.