financial gain

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: gain - the amount of monetary gain
gain - the amount by which the revenue of a business exceeds its cost of operating
income - the financial gain (earned or unearned) accruing over a given period of time
winnings, profits, win - something won (especially money)
unearned increment - an unearned rise in the market value of property resulting from general market factors
capital gain - the amount by which the selling price of an asset exceeds the purchase price; the gain is realized when the asset is sold
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I should not enter into these adventures, which naturally are not entirely dissociated from a certain amount of risk, for the purposes of financial gain.
Speed radars have booked almost 2,500 offenders on Abu Dhabi roads in just two months as it ramps up its traffic control strategy -- with the police reassuring residents the increase in fines is not for financial gain.
Judge Niclas Parry said John Albert Gizzi, 65, was prepared to flout environmental protection law for large financial gain.
A former staffing agency owner was sentenced Tuesday to 30 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to harboring and shielding illegal aliens for financial gain.
Former prostitute Chen moved the women around and in and out of Northern Ireland in a business motivated by financial gain, the court heard.
Prime Minister David Cameron said he was satisfied that Sir Alex's report found that she did not at any point use her office for any personal financial gain.
LIVINGSTON chairman Gordon McDougall has praised John Collins and John Hughes for putting their love of football ahead of financial gain.
8 million pesos ($18 million), thanks to higher sales and a financial gain.
The only reason these wind turbines are being pushed is for financial gain.
However, in this extraordinary Illinois case, the trial court ruled that the alleged victim could not be prohibited from introducing evidence of financial gain in a case involving allegations of 'unnecessary surgery.
New York, Dec 22 (ANI): Samantha Ronson is being accused of using her relationship with Lindsay Lohan for financial gain.
When a property owner reinvests the sale proceeds into another property, the financial gain has not been realized in a way that generates funds to pay any tax.