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slate club

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  1. slate clubnoun

    a group of people who save money in a common fund for a specific purpose (usually distributed at Christmas)


  1. slate club

    A slate club is a type of informal savings arrangement or financial mutual aid society, often among a group of coworkers, friends, or neighbors. Members contribute a fixed amount of money into a collective fund (or 'slate'), usually on a weekly basis. Each member of the club then takes a turn at receiving the total sum of contributions, either in a pre-determined sequence or through a lottery-style drawing. Slate clubs are a form of rotating savings and credit association, and are relatively common in various cultures worldwide.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Slate Club

    Originally a parochial thrift society whose members met in the schoolroom, their contributions being pro tem entered on slates, conveniently at hand.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slate club in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slate club in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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