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payment

  

      n  
1    the act of paying  
2    a sum of money paid  
3    something given in return; punishment or reward  


down payment  
      n   the deposit paid on an item purchased on hire-purchase, mortgage, etc.  
payment by results  
      n   a system of wage payment whereby all or part of the wage varies systematically according to the level of work performance of an employee  
progress payment  
      n   an instalment of a larger payment made to a contractor for work carried out up to a specified stage of the job  
redundancy payment  
      n   a sum of money given by an employer to an employee who has been made redundant: usually calculated on the basis of the employee's rate of pay and length of service  
stop payment  
      n   an instruction to a bank by the drawer of a cheque to refuse payment on it  
token payment  
      n   a small payment made in acknowledgment of the existence of debt  
transfer payment  
      n   usually pl   money received by an individual or family from the state or other body, often a pension or unemployment benefit. It is not reckoned when calculating the national income as it is money transferred rather than paid for merchandise or a service rendered  
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A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees also known as The UN Refugee Agency is a United Nations agency mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself and assists in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country.
In more than six decades, UNHCR has helped tens of millions of people restart their lives. The UNHCR has won two Nobel Peace Prizes. unhcr.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNHCR

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