Credit Card Glossary: Terms and Definitions
A periodic statement is a written record prepared by a financial institution, usually once a month, listing all credit card transactions for an account, including purchases, payments, fees and finance charges. It may be mailed to consumers or provided electronically online. Also called a monthly statement or billing statement.
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