Dutch for Beginners: Money

The following words are used to talk about money in Dutch:

Geld (*) Money
Verdienen To earn
Uitgeven To spend
Betalen To pay
Lenen van To borrow from
Lenen aan To lend to
Sparen To save
   
Salaris (*) Salary
Loon (*) Wages 
Minimumloon (*) Minimum wages
Belasting Tax
BTW VAT
   
Verzekering Insurance
Autoverzekering Car insurance
Levensverzekering Life insurance
Opstalverzekering House insurance
Ziektekostenverzekering Health insurance
Hypotheek Mortgage 
   
Wisselkoers Exchange rate
Rente Interest
Lening Loan
Geldautomaat ATM 
Munt Coin
   
Rijk Rich
Rijkdom Wealth
Arm Poor
Armoede Poverty
Schat Treasure

See also: jobs.

NOTE: The definite article for singular nouns marked (*) is "het" (e.g., "het geld" = "the money"); the definite article for all other singular nouns is "de" (e.g., "de belasting" = "the tax").

The definite article for plural nouns is always "de".