A decade of debt: lessons for the future | CPAG

A decade of debt: lessons for the future

Date: 
01 February 2009
Issue: 
Issue 132 (Winter 2009)

Over the last few months we have seen the gathering clouds of what could proved to be a deep recession. Peter Tutton draws on the debt problems encountered by the CAB service over the last ten years to investigate how the recession might affect future debt problems - particularly for lower income households, and what lessons policy makers might take.