payment cap

Payment Cap

The maximum periodic payment a borrower may be charged on a contract or agreement. For example, an adjustable-rate mortgage may have a payment cap stating that a payment will not rise over a certain level, even if the formula used to calculate the payment would have it do so. A payment cap reduces the risk of the party making the payments.

payment cap

A limit on the allowable increase of mortgage payments under an adjustable-rate mortgage.The typical horror story used to illustrate this principle envisions interest rates increasing dramatically so that a capped payment is no longer sufficient to pay accrued interest,much less any principal reductions. In such a situation, the accrued but unpaid interest is added to the principal, making the loan grow larger over time rather than smaller. In most of the real world, loans with payment caps also have interest rate caps, so it is contractually impossible for interest rates to climb to an amount causing negative amortization.

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Those purchasing health insurance, typically in the private sector and small business owners, have yet to experience the potentially negative consequences of a future Affordable Care Act event with respect to high deductibles, lack of physician choice, waiting time to get to a doctor or payment cap on coverage.
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Meanwhile, lawmakers had taken steps to address another key concern of SNFs: the outpatient therapy payment cap.
Another type, a payment cap, limits the increase in your monthly payment to a specific dollar amount.
there is either an annual interest rate cap or an annual payment cap to sheild the borrower from excessive annual increases in monthly mortgage payment.
Changed the NLA payment cap from 115% to 74% of the national median
5 million, it would pay the city 50 percent of sales over that amount, up to the annual loan payment cap.
They may not realize that over time, their salaries may have increased to a point where they now exceed the payment cap of their group coverage.