Glossary




underwritingThe process of determining financial ...
UploadingSending information from your compute...
URLUniform Resource Locator- a category ...
USDAThe USDA manages housing programs tha...
US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)The U. S. government's principal agen...
US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)A federal agency that administers num...
usuryCharging a higher rate of interest on...

The process of determining financial risks and setting related prices for loans, insurance, etc.

Sending information from your computer to another computer.

Uniform Resource Locator- a category of commands that can retrieve information from various parts of the Internet.

The USDA manages housing programs that specifically target people living in rural areas, including people with disabilities.

The U. S. government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.

A federal agency that administers numerous housing programs, mostly transtional housing for homeless veterans. These programs are specifically designed to help veterans live as self-sufficiently and independently as possible. In addition to providing funding to support emergency shelters and transitional housing, the VA also administers a loan guarantee program to help develop new affordable housing units and participates in a joint HUD-VA initiative that gives Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers to homeless veterans with disabilities

Charging a higher rate of interest on a loan than is legally allowed.