fixed costs

Definitions of fixed costs
  1. noun
    a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume (as insurance or rent or mortgage payments etc.)
    synonyms: fixed charge, fixed cost
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    cover, cover charge
    a fixed charge by a restaurant or nightclub over and above the charge for food and drink
    interest
    a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed
    fee
    a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
    due
    a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership)
    compound interest
    interest calculated on both the principal and the accrued interest
    simple interest
    interest paid on the principal alone
    anchorage
    a fee for anchoring
    cellarage
    a charge for storing goods in a cellar
    commission
    a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
    contingency fee
    a fee that is payable only if the outcome is successful (as for an attorney's services)
    dockage, docking fee
    a fee charged for a vessel to use a dock
    drop-off charge
    a fee added for returning a rented car to a location different from the one where it was rented
    admission, admission charge, admission fee, admission price, entrance fee, entrance money, price of admission
    the fee charged for admission
    finder's fee
    a fee that is paid to someone who finds a source of financial backing or to someone who brings people together for business purposes
    legal fee
    a fee paid for legal service
    license fee, license tax, licensing fee
    a fee paid to the government for the privilege of being licensed to do something (as selling liquor or practicing medicine)
    lighterage
    the fee charged for carrying goods in lighters
    lockage
    a fee charged for passage through a lock in a canal or waterway
    mintage
    fee paid to a mint by the government for minting a coin
    moorage
    a fee for mooring
    origination fee
    a fee charged to a borrower (especially for a mortgage loan) to cover the costs of initiating the loan
    pipage
    a fee charged for the use of pipes
    poundage
    a fee charged for the recovery of impounded animals
    consideration, retainer
    a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone
    seigniorage
    charged by a government for coining bullion
    toll
    a fee levied for the use of roads or bridges (used for maintenance)
    truckage
    a fee charged for transporting goods by truckage
    tuition, tuition fee
    a fee paid for instruction (especially for higher education)
    quayage, wharfage
    a fee charged for the use of a wharf or quay
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    charge
    the price charged for some article or service
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