The number one cause of personal debt is losing a job. But delve a little deeper and injury and illness play a big part in financial distress in middle age. What can you do to avoid debt if you're in that age group.
Do you get that sinking feeling just before payday when you find that you are down to your last fiver? Are you relying on the trusty overdraft to finance your living costs towards the end of the month?
Get impartial, independent advice from leading debt charity, the CCCS. on how to take your first steps to get out of debt.
About this blog
If you’re in debt, this blog will help you! The MoneyAware team at the UK’s leading debt charity, StepChange Debt Charity (formerly CCCS), writes the blog so you'll get impartial, expert advice. (http://www.stepchange.org)