Debt counselling

A recent survey has shown that many South African households are facing significant financial hardship as a result of the Covid-19 crisis and lockdown of the economy, with three quarters of respondents saying their family earnings have been severely affected. Benay Sager, Chief Operating Officer at Debt-Busters, says consumers that are struggling to make ends meet are often reluctant to seek help, either because they don’t know where to turn or feel embarrassed. He says that people in this situation should consider debt counselling. More from Sager…