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    #1

    overdraft in or on?

    Which preposition is correct?

    a) This customer has an overdraft / credit balance of 500 pounds in her account.
    b) This customer has an overdraft / credit balance of 500 pounds on her account.

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    #2

    Re: overdraft in or on?

    In the UK we'd always say 'in'.

    I've 500 in my account.

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    Re: overdraft in or on?

    matt1979, you have to state 'Not a teacher' in your answers unless you are a teacher.

    Not a teacher.

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    Re: overdraft in or on?

    Is it the same if you leave out 'of 500 pounds'?
    Would it be acceptable in American English?

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