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pass·book

 (păs′bo͝ok′)
n.
1. See bankbook.
2. A book in which a merchant records credit sales.
3. A document formerly issued to a black person in South Africa and used to enforce certain legal and economic restrictions under the apartheid system. Also called reference book.

passbook

(ˈpɑːsˌbʊk)
n
1. (Banking & Finance) a book for keeping a record of withdrawals from and payments into a building society
2. (Banking & Finance) another name for bankbook
3. (Commerce) a customer's book in which is recorded by a trader a list of credit sales to that customer
4. (Historical Terms) (formerly in South Africa) an official document serving to identify the bearer, his race, his residence, and his employment

pass•book

(ˈpæsˌbʊk, ˈpɑs-)

n.
[1820–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.passbook - a record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain bankspassbook - a record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banks
record - a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction; "they could find no record of the purchase"
Translations

passbook

[ˈpɑːsbʊk] Nlibreta f de ahorros

passbook

[ˈpɑːsbʊk] n (= bank book) → livret mpass degree nlicence f obtenue sans mention

passbook

[ˈpɑːsˌbʊk] nlibretto di risparmio
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Apple will verify it behind the scenes and add it to the phone's Passbook account so people can make payments at a retailer.
Some 112,000 new customers had been attracted by offering competitive products, including 87,000 new savers through its Triple Access Saver, a traditional branch-based passbook account which combines a competitive variable rate with access to savings.
This time last year there was some scepticism in the media about whether - in the age of internet banking - savers really wanted a simple, traditional passbook account," said Yorkshire's savings product manager Mike Helliwell.
When Our Kid opened a passbook account in Berwick the other day it was like The Italian Job in reverse.
Many Brummies will remember the Saving Stamps they used to collect at school, how they saved coins with a Home Safe, their first passbook account, their first cheque book account, and perhaps purchasing their house with the aid of a Municipal Bank mortgage.
This is the only branch in Birmingham and I have got a special passbook account which means I can only withdraw money by coming into the bank.
Now do not get me wrong, I do believe in investing in more than just the plain bank passbook account, even though they do have their place as part of your portfolio.
The proportion of banks and savings associations offering the simple passbook account was about 25 percent in 2002.
The two major types of savings accounts are the passbook account and the statement savings account.
Even though the Federal government insures most certificates of deposit as they do bank savings accounts, some consumers prefer the accessibility of a passbook account to tying up their money in CDs.
Once the account holder turns 13, he or she can choose to transfer the passbook account to a regular savings or checking account.
Transfer your savings from a passbook account into a high-interest CD.