Canadian Financial, Real Estate and Mortgage Glossary

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half-bath (hbh, ½ ba, ½ bath, ½ bth)Definition
A room that contains a toilet and sink, but no tub or shower.
Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge (HKPR) — Company, Ontario, Canada
Hamilton Municipal Employees' Credit Union — Bank Est.1936, Ontario, Canada, Important
  ➥  A Canadian NHA approved mortgage lender that offers all lending types, including both residential single family and multi-unit mortgages.
Hamilton-Halton Home Builders' Association (HHHBA) — Company Est.1942, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
handicap accessibilityDefinition
A measure of how accessible a location, product or service is for people with special needs or disabilities.
harmonized consumer price index (HCPI) — Acronym
harmonized sales tax (HST)Canada
A sales tax used in some provinces to merge the GST and PST.
  ➥  Canadian consumption tax.
Anything that poses a potential risk of injury or damage.
hazard insuranceDefinition
Insurance that covers hazards that are considered risky enough not to be covered by a standard insurance policy.
hazardous activityDefinition
Activities that pose a high risk of injury and as such are not covered by an insurance policy.
Health and Welfare Trust (HWT)Definition
A method for employers to offer their employees tax-free health benefits.
health care spending account (HCSA) — Canada
health insurance (HI)Definition
Insurance that covers the costs of medical expenses for insured persons.
health insurance claim form (HICF) — Acronym
health insurance claim number (HICN) — Acronym
health insurance flexibility & accountability (HIFA) — Acronym
health insurance plan (HIP) — Acronym
health maintenance organization (HMO)Definition, Important
A healthcare plan where insured people receive reasonably priced health insurance through an organization with firm guidelines on the scope of care.
healthcare planDefinition
Insurance that can cover medical and dental expenses for insured people.
heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) — Acronym
An area equal to 100 meters by 100 meters
heritage conservationDefinition
Protecting historical and culturally important buildings, structures or environments like a park or garden.
high deductible health plan (HDHP)Definition
Health plans with high deductibles and low premiums.
high interest investment account (HIIA) — Acronym
high minus low (HML) — Acronym
high net worth (HNW) — Acronym
high of day (HOD) — Acronym
high ratio loan (HRL) — Acronym, Very Important
high risk auto insuranceDefinition
Auto insurance for drivers with an increased risk of collisions.
high-net-worth individual (HNWI) — Acronym
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