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The convincing of a consumer to add more life insurance policies to ones already purchased, often with the promise that they would be paid for with built-up values in their old policies
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The decision caught much of the market by surprise, triggering AUD buying with NZD, EUR, GBP, CHF and CAD all piggy-backing off the AUD rally.
CVF director james Munro admitted that while sales had taken a hit over recent months, he believed the strength of the new offer, which would see premium imported and regional foods piggy-backing on existing six-day-a-week deliveries across the North-east, could help to cushion the company from any significant downturn.
Moisture could be entering your home is by "piggy-backing" on the flow of air.
Because you're now dealing with a charter company that is piggy-backing one team on top of another, you also have to deal with weather delays, plane delays, and mechanical delays.
A thirty-minute brainstorming session using a variety of techniques (nominal group, free-writing, piggy-backing) will yield numerous alternatives and allow opportunities to examine the thinking process.
equities extended their rally ironically piggy-backing the rally in the energy market again, as the Iran sanction announcement helped send oil prices higher still +2.4% to $70.75 bbl.
After a glass of champagne or eight, current Hollywood It boy Michael Fassbender, 34, twirled co-stars Viggo Mortensen and Keira Knightley on the dancefloor before tinkling the ivories and finally piggy-backing his way out the front door.