Straight Discount

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Straight Discount

The rate applied to the face value of the promissory note to calculate present value without compounding. For example, a note with a face value in three years of 100, with a straight discount of 10% per annum has a present value of 70.

Straight Discount

A percentage used to calculate the present value of a future cash flow from a debt security without taking compounding into account.
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Llanmoor is also offering tailored incentive packages for individual buyers which, depending on property type and availability, could include a contribution towards legal fees, straight discounts, payment of stamp duty, agency assist scheme to sell existing homes and home appliances.
lt;p>In the spirit of cost cutting, Brown has also examined all of its IT contracts and gone back to vendors to ask for price breaks, whether it's straight discounts or extending contracts for lower rates.
Develop Compelling Up-sell Offers -- Mobile coupons do not necessarily mean straight discounts on services.