Social Issues

Feeling the pinch

Posted on: Wed 27 Feb 2019

Two-thirds of Australian adults feel insecure about their finances yet until recently, very little research had been done into adults falling behind with debt repayments. There’s an assumption that those who fall into debt make poor choices or don’t know how to manage their finances, but research shows that those in this position have limited choices when it comes to budgeting and paying bills.

Researcher Evgenia Bourova from the University Of Melbourne joins Breakfast‘s Zoe and Tom to discuss key findings.



Produced by Zoe Kounadis



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