Managing money problems
Worried about your finances? Our practical advice can help you tackle money troubles, improve your financial habits and find the support you need.
We’re here to help
Things can often get back to normal, but if you don’t act as soon as you know there’s a real problem, your debts could get worse. We’re here to help you find the right solution to your financial difficulties.
What to do when your income goes down
Help when things change
When John lost his job, he faced a reality he wasn’t expecting – he needed to support his family and had unpaid bills. Read about some of the support available to John.
How to balance illness and debt
Your finances are important – your health is too
Being diagnosed with an illness affected many areas of Anna’s life, especially her finances – with all of this, she started to miss payments.
Managing your money
Getting your budget back on track
Dev was having trouble controlling his finances and was often relying on an overdraft to cover expenses.
Debt and mental health
Keeping your spending and mental health in check
Mental health and money management can be linked. Sarah’s mental health led to her spending more than she could afford, which added to her anxiety.
Handling your finances after loss
Losing someone can affect more than how you feel
After Clare lost her husband, her life changed dramatically. She was worried about looking after her finances and staying on top of things.
Barclays Money Mentors
Ready to take control of your money?
We all need a little help with our finances at times, so why not book a Barclays Money Mentors session today? You can get some guidance on how you can make your money work for you.
Worried about the way you spend your money? Here are some tips to help you stop splurging.
Changing your relationship with gambling
What to do if you’re worried about how much you gamble
When gambling starts to become a problem, it can affect every area of your life. Nigel found himself gradually placing more and more bets and it started to affect his family’s finances.
Extra help and advice
The Money Advice Service
Get free, impartial information and tools on how to manage your money.
Get expert advice and fee-free debt management, so you can tackle your debts.
Free help and advice on dealing with your debt.
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