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keyword: Money
A Fool And His Money Are Easily Parted »
(foolish people lose money easily...)


A Fool And His Money Are Soon Parted »
(foolish people lose money easily; it is foolish to waste money...)


Fork Money Out For Something »
(to pay for something when you don't want to pay...)


In The Money »
(have a lot of money; become rich...)


Money Does Not Grow On Trees »
(earning money takes a lot of hard work...)


Money Is The Root Of All Evil »
(wanting more money causes people do very bad things...)


Set Someone Back Some Amount Of Money »
(one had to pay that amount of money; it cost that much...)


Time Is Money »
(time is valuable; wasting time has the same result as wasting money...)


A Penny Saved Is A Penny Earned »
(saving money is just as important as earning money...)


Balance The Books »
(make sure the money spent is not more than the money earned...)


Breaking Even »
(getting back the same amount of money that you spend...)


Breaking The Bank »
(spending more money than you have...)


Bring Home The Bacon »
(make money to support the family...)


Bringing Home The Bacon »
(earning money and taking it home for the family...)


Cutting Corners »
(spending less money and doing cheaper quality work...)


Delivering The Goods »
(give them what they paid money to get...)


Do Something For A Living »
(the work you do to earn the money to pay your expenses...)


Doing All Right For Yourself »
(making money and succeeding at your work and in your life...)


Expense Is No Object »
(do not worry about the cost; I can pay a lot of money for it...)


Extend Someone Credit »
(allow a customer to pay at a future time for goods given now; lend someone money to be paid back later...)


Extending Credit »
(allow a customer to pay at a future time for goods given now; lend someone money to be paid back later...)


Feed The Kitty »
(you must put money into the "kitty" if you want to gamble while playing cards...)


Feel The Pinch »
(one has less money to spend because of hard times...)


Flat Broke »
(having no money at all...)


Float A Loan »
(put up an amount of money to be loaned...)


For Chicken Feed »
(for almost no money...)


For Free »
(it does not require any money...)


Get Along On A Shoestring »
(be able to live while spending very little money...)


Give A Blank Check To Someone »
(give someone the freedom to spend as much money as they think they need...)


In Debt »
(one owes money; one has borrowed money but not yet paid it back...)


Jump Bail »
(one has given money to the court to get out of jail temporarily, then one runs away...)


Laughing All The Way To The Bank »
(one is happy because one got a lot of money...)


Line One's Own Pockets »
(keep the money for oneself...)


Live Beyond One's Means »
(spend more money than one is able to earn...)


On A Shoestring »
(while spending very little money...)


On Credit »
(paid for by borrowing money; one buys the thing now and will pay later...)


Out Of Pocket Expenses »
(one has to pay with one's own money...)


Penny-Wise, Pound-Foolish »
(cautious with small amounts of money, but careless with larger amounts...)


Riding The Gravy Train »
(getting money from...)


Save Up For Something »
(save money for the future...)


Stick em Up »
(put your hands up in the air, I am going to take your money...)


Take Out A Loan »
(borrow money from a bank...)


Take Someone To The Cleaners »
(take all of that person's money...)


Well Off »
(more polite way to say that someone has a lot of money...)




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