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BILL, SINGLE, contracts. A writing by which one person or more, promises to another or others, to pay him or them a sum of money at a time therein specified, without any condition. It is usually under seal; and when so, it is sometimes, if not commonly, called a bill obligatory. (q. v.) 2 S. & R. 115.
     2. It differs from a promissory note in this, that the latter is always payable to order; and from a bond, because that instrument has always a condition attached to it, on the performance of which it is satisfied. 5 Com. Dig. 194; 7 Com. 357.

SINGLE. By itself, unconnected.
     2. A single bill is one without any condition, and does not depend upon any future event to give it validity. Single is also applied to an unmarried person; as, A B, single woman. Vide Simplex.

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If you are a single parent, you will find lots of advice and guidance on benefits and other financial issues at gingerbread.
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The program provides single parents a step out of poverty or an abusive relationship and positive modeling for children, who get to see their parents doing homework beside them, said program director Carol Moran-Brown.
I would say to any single parent currently feeling the weight of stereotype or stigmatisation that I am prouder of my years as a single mother than of any other part of my life.
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I urge you to learn more about the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund (ASPSF.
The Association aims at supporting single parents and their children, and help them overcome the many difficulties they face, especially women, said Rayyes.
Anyone who would like to talk to someone at Gingerbread's Single Parent Helpline and make use of their expert advice for single parents can contact them on 0808 802 0925 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday with an extended opening on Wednesday until 8pm.
By JIM CLARKE NEARLY 2,200 single parents are receiving One-Parent family benefits - even though their youngest child is an adult.
The pledge is part of a Let's Lose the Labels campaign by charity Gingerbread to fight stereotyping about single parents.

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