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short-term

Pert. to a brief period of time, usually as long as a day but less than a month. In business and finance, the same period is a year or less.
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VANGUARD FIXED INCOME SECURITIES FUND - SHORT TERM FEDERAL PORTFOLIO -- a capital gains distribution in the amount of $0.
Military borrowers report that they use payday loans to help pay bills, for auto and home repairs, family emergencies, relocations and other short term cash flow disruptions.
Short term medical insurance is ideal for bridging the gap between permanent benefits for new employees who are not yet eligible for the company-sponsored health plan, or employees who undergo a COBRA qualifying event and are seeking an alternative to costly COBRA coverage.
That's why the working mother turned to Golden Rule short term health insurance for her two young adult daughters who were no longer eligible for coverage under her plan.
Fitch expects that modest progress will be made in the short term, but that the more significant event will be the 2007 contract negotiations, at which point event risk could be high.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB-/F3' long and short term ratings for Palo Alto, CA based Greater Bay Bancorp (Greater Bay).