sweetheart deal


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Sweetheart Deal

A sale with exceptionally attractive terms, especially offered between persons with an ongoing business or personal relationship. A sweetheart deal may be offered, for example, to a long-time client. The term may, under some circumstances, connote corruption. See also: Fiduciary Responsibility.

sweetheart deal

A collusive, unethical transaction between two parties.
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Couples who book at any participating Holiday Inn in US as their wedding venue will receive a Prepaid Visa card up to USD750 using the Sweetheart Deal wedding reception offer.
Wexford TD Sean Connick branded the sweetheart deal "unfair" yesterday and revealed backbenchers vented their fury at leaders at a heated party meeting on Tuesday night.
There is no perception of sweetheart deals, and executives are not encouraged to take desperate actions to cover their loans.