Posted: 15 April 2019

Quiz: can you make £60 last the week?

Every day we have to prioritise and make decisions about how we spend our money. For some people this may be a choice between topping up a gym membership and buying a monthly cinema pass. For others, this may be a choice between paying the council tax or paying the phone bill.

Try our Strengthening the Safety Net quiz and see if you can make £60 stretch until pay day. There will be a series of difficult decisions along the way.

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Low wages, poor housing and public service cutbacks have left many families struggling, and having to make choices like this every single day. 

When the worst happens like a house fire, job loss or a bereavement there used to be local emergency funds to help. But these funds are disappearing leaving some families with nowhere to turn. 

HELP US STRENGTHEN THE SAFETY NET

 

By Kaja Zuvac-Graves
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