Personal Finance

  • 28 September 2014

    Two-thirds of stock market investors were holding their breath in the early hours of September 19, hoping for a No verdict in the independence referendum - if you believe a poll (of just 102 customers) conducted by online broker TD Direct Investing across the UK published on the eve of the vote.

  • 27 September 2014

    With autumn taking hold and a new intake of students beginning their studies, the reality of financial life after university is sinking in for the latest crop of graduates.

  • 27 September 2014

    Vikki Allan, who left the University of Abertay this summer with an honours degree in social sciences with management, is working hard to get her finances in good order.

  • 6 September 2014

    Growth in UK companies' ­dividends has slowed to a crawl but investors in global companies are enjoying a bumper year for ­dividends, according to two recent reports.

  • 31 August 2014

    WITH the start of a new college and university term just around the corner, high street banks are busy marketing their latest student accounts to a new generation of customers.

  • 30 August 2014

    Malcolm Allan from Bishopbriggs, a retired pharmacist and former secretary of the Scottish Health Campaigns Network, says savers would look to an independent Scottish government for fairness.