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  1. B45
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    I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    Are both prepositions okay here?

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    You want assurances on his part.

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    So, it should be:

    I can't just send money to you without any assurance on your part.

    What about:

    I can't just send money to you without any insurance for me.

    Are both acceptable?

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    "Insurance" and "assurance" are not the same thing.

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    Yes, they're not the same thing, so are my sentences incorrect or okay?

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    Do you mean insurance? Are they going to take out a policy for you? Guarantees might work better- a guarantee could be a promise.

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    No insurance that he won't just take the deposit and not fulfill the agreement.

    What should the sentence be?

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    Re: I can't just send money to you without any assurance for/on my part.

    If you just want him to promise that he won't steal the money, then you just want his assurance that he won't. That simply means he promises not to steal it.
    If you want insurance against it happening, you would have to arrange some kind of insurance policy which gives you back the money if he takes the deposit and doesn't fulfil the agreement.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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