💸 Money + debt experiences
Melissa F
22 June 2020
For us, like most people it’s been a combination of financial and practical worries . I know we are lucky as we have managed to get by on our savings and furlough, but the uncertainty is taking its toll a bit...
💸 Money + debt
Anna U
22 June 2020
Initially I was very worried about paying rent and my bills during this time as I always struggle and thought I would lose a huge part of my income, but I have had some furlough payments and my school wage is contracted...
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Zara R
22 June 2020
I have noticed that not having shops to go to or having any activities available I did initially cut down on expenditure. However, the longer lockdown has gone on the need is now met by the wonders of the internet and the bits and bobs soon mount up without realising, £12 on a jigsaw, all the zoom karate lessons for my son £5 per week, zoom this and that, reading books, electricals, tv subscriptions...
💸 Money + debt
Zara R
22 June 2020
When the coronavirus hit, I was extremely worried as to how this would affect my already fragile financial situation as any spare money/income has been non-existent for some time now...
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Jasmine J
22 June 2020
My husband got paid for last week today, his first wages in over 4 weeks. As someone who has always worked, he's really hated not earning money, having to depend on Universal Credit and my furlough pay, all of which goes into my bank account...
💸 Money + debt
Roisin G
22 June 2020
We spend so much more on electricity,food,gas as we are at home most of the time. We used to have lunch or dinner at my mums after i got the children from school...
💸 Money + debt
Jenny Y
22 June 2020
Managed a Sunday lunch difficult on a budget. Worried about money as it’s short until we get the voucher for lunch for school...
💸 Money + debt
Sarah D
22 June 2020
All our wages go on our bills and food don’t really have any spare especially since a lot of my extra duties, such as event work and coaching have stopped due to covid...
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Angela M
22 June 2020
I have to wait or just take stuff without looking at other alternatives. So my shopping costs have doubled or gone up by a third...
💸 Money + debt
Alex R
07 November 2020
The UK government have done nothing to enforce the laws on child Maintenance, therefore allowing children of single parent families to be finacially abused...
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