Seeing through the fog

How mental health problems affect financial capability.

This report from Money and Mental Health Policy seeks to identify and catalogue the needs people with mental health problems may have in order to enable them to interact successfully with our flawed consumer markets. The current environment is causing substantial financial harm: one in four people experiencing a mental health problem is also in problem debt, and people with mental health problems are three times more likely to be in financial difficulty.

Author: Merlyn Holkar

Originally published at www.moneyandmentalhealth.org/fincap/