hire-purchase hire-purchase

Definition(s):

  • (n) installment plan

Usage(s):

  • He built up an innovative empire, making rapid inroads into the lucrative hire-purchase and property markets.

Quotes

  • "He wants them to pay GST, and he wants them to pay stamp duty on their mortgages, and stamp duty on their leases, and stamp duty on their hire-purchase agreement, and stamp duty on unlisted marketable securities, and stamp duties on commercial...
    on Mar 28, 2006 By: Peter Costello Source: NEWS.com.au

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