Financial Hardship

Financial Burden of Ill Health

Elaine Benton | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Elaine Benton

Only disabled and chronically ill persons along with their families, know and understand first hand, how difficult life can be. Financial burden is an issue not often mentioned, since no one wants to admit openly the hardship that frequently goes hand in hand when a person is unable to work due to health reasons.

We Need to Protect Consumers From These Legal Loan Sharks

Stella Creasy | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Politics
Stella Creasy

Today's evidence from R3, the insolvency practitioners, that the rapid and rabid growth of Britain's payday loan industry is leading people to go hungry in order to repay these debts, is saddening but not surprising to me.