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Default is when a debtor is either unable or unwilling to make a required payment to a credit card account, or otherwise violates the terms of the agreement between the credit card company and the debtor. Default occurs when a debtor violates the terms of a debt contract. Default can occur with any type of debt contract including credit cards, mortgages, bonds or promissory note.

Previous Credit Card Term: Debtor

Next Credit Card Term: Default APR

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