Meaning of “front-load” in the English Dictionary

"front-load" in Business English

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front-loadverb [ T ]


to put or have more payments, charges, activities, etc. close to the beginning of a period:

The training programme is front-loaded so that you begin to acquire knowledge and skills right at the start.
In this type of agreement, the interest on the loan is front-loaded, and at first you will not be paying off much of the capital sum.
noun [ U ]

The front-loading of management fees makes early repayment of a debt less attractive financially.

(Definition of “front-load” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)