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Payback

The length of time it takes to recover the initial cost of a project, without regard to the time value of money.

Payback

The length of time until an investment makes an amount of money equal to the original amount invested. It does not account for the time value of money. That is, the payback period differs from the break-even time, which accounts for inflation, interest, and so forth.
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"The Scottish Government are planning to scrap jail sentences of less than a year, which is misguided, so we need to ensure that community payback orders are fully working in communities.
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Payback typically occurs in a matter of months, according to Nordson.
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The partnership started after one of the centre's volunteers witnessed the work of Community Payback on a different project and approached the CRC for help.
Ian, who has been doing the job for 30 years, said: "I placed a Community Payback supervisor jacket over Judith to keep her warm, gently checked her for serious injury, and reassured her.
Prior to PAYBACK, Rijish was associated with companies like American Express and Cox and Kings.
Community Payback must include a minimum of a day's work - lasting at least seven hours - once a week.
Offenders ordered to take on Community Payback complete a range of tasks, including: removing graffiti, litter picking, clearing parks and cemeteries, renovating buildings and working in charity shops.
As an alternative to a custodial sentence and replacing community service, probation and supervised attendance orders, those on community payback have been supporting improvements in the town centre, working alongside the council's town centre ambassador, Lorraine Wilson.
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