ADVERTORIAL: Life can be stressful if your finances are out of your control...
Since the credit crunch you might be finding it harder to manage your finances. But what can happen to your emotional wellbeing when debt takes control?
Worrying constantly about money can cause sleeplessness and depression, and your emotional state isn’t helped by constant phone calls and letters from creditors. The debt collection process can be hard to cope with and the pressure to repay while still trying to provide for your family could lead to high stress and anxiety levels.
The wrong thing to do in this situation is to take out further debt, quickly making your finances worse.
If you’re in this situation there’s way out.
StepChange Debt Charity helps thousands of people with debt problems every week. They’re the UK’s leading debt charity and specialise in free and impartial advice for those with money worries.
Their service changes lives and reduces stress levels. If you’re being constantly hounded by creditors and debt collection agents StepChange Debt Charity can give you a lifeline and a real way out of debt. If you’re suffering with the anxiety of problem debt or struggling to make ends meet they can help.
If you want to speak to one of StepChange Debt Charity’s expert advisors call their free Helpline on 0800 138 1111, or use their online debt help tool Debt Remedy.