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correr el riesgo

to run the risk

bancarrota

bankruptcy

rebajas

sales/discounts

de venta

on sale, for sale

a doce plazos

in twelve installments

los profesionales

professionals

abogado

lawyer

agente de viajes

travel agent

consejero

counselor, adviser

diplomático

diplomatic, diplomat

negociador

negotiator

pediatra

pediatrician

periodista

journalist

recepcionista

receptionist

secretario

secretary

traductor

translator

camarero

waiter (SP)

mesero

waiter (MX)

carpintero

carpenter

electricista

electrician

jardinero

gardener

molinero

miller

plomero

plumber

los financieros

financiers, financial

agente de bienes y raíces

real estate agent

agente de seguros

insurance agent

productor

producer

los patrones

bosses, owners/employers

dirección administrativa

board of trustees, administrative direction

gerente

manager, supervisor

jefe

boss, leader

los sindicatos

labor unions

desempleo

unemployment

empleado

employee, worker

empleo

job, employment

estar en huelga

to be on strike

jornada

work day

producción

production, output

rango

rank, status level

sueldo

salary, wage

las empresas

business, company

compañía

company

contratos

contracts

fabricación

manufacture

presupuesto

budget, estimate

producto

product

recursos

resources

sucursal

branch office

taller

workshop

las finanzas

finances

acciones

stocks, actions

ascender

to rise, to be promoted

banco

bank

bolsa

bag, purse, stock market

el capital

the capital(money)

la capital

capital city

cambio

change, money exchange

cliente

client, customer

cobrar

to charge (for something)

comprar

to buy, to purchase

contratar

to hire, to contract

invertir

to invest

ganar

to win, to earn

gastar

to spend (money), to wear out, to waste

hipoteca

mortgage

impuestos

taxes

negocios

business

precio

price

propiedad

property, posession

realizar una ganancia

to make a profit

rentabilizar

to make profitable, to capitalize

la riqueza

wealth, riches

acomodado

well off, affluent

adinerado

wealthy, rich

caro

expensive

enriquecedor

enriching, "high roller"

ostentoso

ostentatious

despedir

to fire, dismiss, lay off

ensueño

dream, illusion

éxito

success

almacén

department store, warehouse

un aumento de sueldo

raise in salary

la empresa multinacional

multinational company

el horario de trabajo

work schedule

el puesto

position, job

la reunión

meeting

administrar

to manage, run

estar bajo presión

to be under pressure

exigir

to demand

ganarse la vida

to make (earn) a living

jubilarse

to retire

renunciar

to quit

solicitar

to apply for

tener conexiones

to have connections, to have influence

acosado

harrassed

perezoso

lazy

el ahorro

savings

el cajero automático

ATM

la crisis económica

economic crisis

la cuenta corriente

checking account

la deuda

debt

la pobreza

poverty

la tarjeta de crédito

credit card

depositar

to deposit

pedir prestado

to borrow

prestar

to lend

a corto plazo

short term

a largo plazo

long term

agotado

exhausted

dispuesto

willing

exitoso

successful

contador

accountant

dueno

owner

socio

partner, member

vendedor

sales person

esfuerzo

effort, endeavor

el chantaje

blackmail

discursar

to speak

el lazo

bond

desempeñar

to fulfill, carry out

tenaz

tenacious

el soplón

informant, squealer

arrepentirse

to repent, be sorry, change ones mind

la burbuja

bubble

la emisora

broadcasting station

apostar

to bet

inaguantable

unbearable

tender

to spread out, lay out

mero

mere, pure

asumir

to assume, take on, to accept responsibility

el respaldo

backing

enlazar

to tie together, connect

agregar

to add, incorporate

recaudar

to collect

la cuotas a largo plazo

installment payments

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