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pay

v. to deliver money owed.

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'As income and the employment deteriorate due to the sluggish economy, the self-employed as well as those with poor credit, low income or multiple loans are likely to have problems in paying back loans,' said Lim Jean, a research fellow at the Korea Institute of Finance.
North Wales businesses as a whole were also more likely than average to have at least begun paying back their loans with only 57% listed as outstanding.
"To me the program is a win-win, because instead of paying back a financial institution, or the government, students are paying back interest-free into a fond that will help other students."
According to the website, the five New Hampshire banks borrowing and paying back federal money were:
THE BBC claim some graduates could end up paying back double their original student loans under the new fees system.
Later the sentencing guidelines were changed to make it a sentence in its own right with the aim of paying back the community for offences committed by the offenders -hence the title Community Pay-Back teams.
DAVID CAMERON had previously said before the appeals process was announced that Tory MPs not paying back money recommended by Sir Thomas could face being barred from the party.
West Midlands Chief Probation Officer Mike Maiden said: "The public like to see how offenders are paying back to the community for their crimes.