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English definition of “easy money”

easy money

noun [U]    
FINANCE money that is cheap and easy to borrow : The business pages were calling it 'the end of the era of easy money '.
money that is easy to earn : He was drawn to the easy money that came with celebrity .
(Definition of easy money noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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