allow for
phrasal verb

to give a discount for something, or to add an extra sum to cover something

Examples
  • to allow for money paid in advance

  • Add on an extra 10 per cent to allow for postage and packing.

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cost of living
price range
reserve for fluctuations
fill or kill (FOK)
budgetary slack
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