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English definition of “financial obligations”

financial obligations

noun [plural]    
FINANCE money that a person or company owes and must pay at a particular time : financial obligations to sb/sth He still has financial obligations to his former wife .fulfil/meet your financial obligations The company may be unable to meet its financial obligations as they fall due .
(Definition of financial obligations noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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