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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

OFT gives pay-day loan giants ultimatum

The pay-day loans industry has come under heavy criticism in the Office of Fair Trading’s final compliance review for “widespread irresponsible lending”. Yesterday the OFT gave...

More money in your (new) pockets

All girls in St Andrews know the reality of clothes shopping in the town. High street brands dominate and make us all look like...

European Union agree bonus cap

Under a new deal reached by countries of the European Union, performance-related bonuses from financial institutions in member states will be capped at equal...

Market Street

‘Don’t shop when you’re hungry.’ This is the advice that I was given to-day by several friends when I asked them if they had...

The Tweeting bird catches the worm

It’s been a frantic February so far in St Andrews. We've seen sun, snow and romance, and Rascals have seen their busiest ever week...

Market Street

The figures are staggering. According to a study conducted by research group Consumer Focus, 75% of people have never considered switching current accounts. No...

Sarah Weingarten: Losing my VIRGIN-ity

Sarah Weingarten graduated from St Andrews in 2012 with an MA in English and Economics. With little prior experience in finance, she secured a...

Comet has croaked, Jessops has jilted and His Master has lost...

If you were, like I was, given a gift card for one of these high-street names from one of your relatives, then you are...

Market Street

Elliott Miskin explains how eating out doesn't have to cost a small fortune.

Classics graduate in Hong Kong: I came, I taught, I conquered

Rebecca Austin graduated from St Andrews in 2009 with a degree in Classics. She spoke to The Saint about how her early career has...