With only six days to go before postal votes drop through the letter boxes, the Scottish electorate should expect to know what currency they would use in the event of Earlier this week,
The currency debate leaves little room for romance and does little to tug at the heart strings, but since few of us can live on love alone we need to know our money will be there when we need it and what it will be worth.
The status of the Scottish currency is not an academic question, and will affect most aspects of Scottish life, whether paying household bills and pensions or paying for schools and hospitals.
Supporters of Scottish independence say the pound belongs to
The Bank of
Threatening to walk away from
To set up a Bank of
Secondly, the euro managers would be in charge. As countries throughout
Economists often leave those of us who are not au fait with high finance struggling to make sense of their jargon. The currency debate is of a different order. We need to know
Love or hate them, sound financial institutions matter. Our economy depends on them. And if there is any residual doubt about the fragility of our economy, Sir
If ever we needed certainty it is now. Nothing can be more uncertain than not knowing the strength of currency.
With only six days to go before postal votes drop through the letter boxes, the Scottish electorate should expect to know what currency they would use in the event of
Earlier this week,