underbanked

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

under- +‎ banked

Adjective[edit]

underbanked (comparative more underbanked, superlative most underbanked)

  1. Having inadequate access to banking facilities.
    • 2008 March 8, Liz Galst, “Banks Springing Up to Serve the Underserved”, New York Times:
      According to a 2004 report by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the “rapid growth of the underbanked Hispanic market suggests a new growth opportunity for many institutions.”

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