Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • If there was ever definitive proof that university officials see their trustees as mere check-writing rubber stamps, this is it.

    'A Mistake of Principle'

  • "When QE2 ends in June, like I think it will, then $1.5 trillion worth of check-writing per year basically disappears," Mr. Gross said in a recent interview.

    Pimco's Gross Dumps Treasurys, and the Market Yawns

  • Nonetheless, it is difficult for affluent people, involved in all of the trappings of middle-class life – car-owning and driving, check-writing, international traveling, etc – to understand that many people don't have drivers' licenses or passports and aren't asked for them in their extremely localised, cash-transactional lives.

    The NAACP exposes voter suppression schemes | Kay Dilday

  • "When QE2 ends in June, then $1.5 trillion worth of check-writing per year basically disappears," Mr. Gross said in a recent interview.

    Bond Titans Differ on Post-QE2 Outlook

  • "When QE2 ends in June, then $1.5 trillion worth of check-writing per year basically disappears," says William Gross, who oversees the $1.2 trillion portfolio of Pacific Investment Management Co.

    Fed Searches for Next Step

  • Two check-writing dates will be advanced into June from July to take advantage of higher federal payments, says Anthony Cava of California's Medicaid program.

    States rush to settle Medicaid bills

  • In the action world of volunteering, organizing and check-writing, anti-poverty evaluation feels paralyzing.

    Jonathan Lewis: Social Impact Evaluation: Useful? Utopian? (Part 3 of 4)

  • Enjoy it while you can, because unless you're a high roller you will soon be paying for check-writing privileges.

    Debit Card Debacle

  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader (pro-tem) Harry Reid have both promised check-writing votes in the lame duck session, assuming they can fit that into all the other things they want to do before they lose their super-majorities.

    Buying the Senior Vote

  • My wife and I share bill-paying and check-writing duties, so neither of us noticed the creep of our escrow payments, nor did we connect it with the regular letters from Chase requiring notification of insurance, which we duly sent along.

    Alfred Gingold: CHASE HOME FINANCE: RABID WEASEL

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.