an account with a bank.
balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank.
- Also called, British, banking account.
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How to use bank account in a sentence
A glitch that sent stimulus payments to the wrong bank accounts meant that the deadline was extended for certain affected taxpayers.
When donations for the protests began to flow from all parts of the country and in the diaspora, the Nigerian government shut down the bank accounts used for this effort.Jack Dorsey and Jay Z invest 500 BTC to make Bitcoin ‘internet’s currency’ | Manish Singh | February 12, 2021 | TechCrunch
Their governments can—and do—freeze peoples’ bank accounts, shut down ATMs, decide who gets cut off from financial services, and even seize private funds.Bitcoin’s Blowing Up, and That’s Good News for Human Rights. Here’s Why | Vanessa Bates Ramirez | February 10, 2021 | Singularity Hub
In reality, the startup works as a First Republic or Chase replacement, providing a digital layer of banking services that can integrate with pre-existing bank accounts.
In the region, less than 25% of adults have bank accounts as the focus for banks remains the top 10-20% wealthiest customers.YC-backed Djamo is building a financial super app for consumers in Francophone Africa | Tage Kene-Okafor | February 5, 2021 | TechCrunch
At this point in his life, Denton has enough filthy lucre in his bank account to affect a certain lack of interest in the stuff.The Gospel According to Nick Denton—What Next For The Gawker Founder? | Lloyd Grove | December 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The joint bank account and the leasing arrangement also stayed the same.At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’ | ProPublica | October 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He had married a man, then impersonated him and withdrawn $250,000 from his bank account, leading to four years in prison.Prisoners Get Cultural Fix with 8-Tracks and Bootleg Cassettes | Daniel Genis | August 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Something that would guarantee my bank account to return to positive territory.
Behind any customer service counter, he would look perfectly suited to helping you rent a car, or open a new bank account.Nathan Fielder’s Business Theater: ‘Dumb Starbucks’ Wasn’t a Prank | Rich Goldstein | August 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Usually there is a gift of a piece of furniture or table linen; but money to start a new bank account is not expected.The Leaven in a Great City | Lillian William Betts
Every man still had a bank account and in the autumn, the boom would come again.The Trail of the Lonesome Pine | John Fox, Jr.
The wives work with them, sharing their knowledge, their responsibilities, and appear as joint owner in the bank account.The Leaven in a Great City | Lillian William Betts
This is the opportunity "de luxe" for the child to earn a few pennies to enlarge his bank account.The Mother and Her Child | William S. Sadler
Wed know down in this here office that it was just an oversight, yer see; not a busted bank account.Three Little Women | Gabrielle E. Jackson
British Dictionary definitions for bank account
an account created by the deposit of money at a bank by a customer
the amount of moneys credited or debited to a depositor at a bank
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