Pinner_Ram wrote: »
As serious a matter as having too much debt is, let us not forget that these people have spent the money and received goods and services in return. They have received benefits from spending that cash, those benenfits should (IMO) be paid for. PR
gadgetmind wrote: »
Why on earth do lenders allow those with such minimal assets borrow such huge sums?
hazza04 wrote: »
I had my debt relief order go through in November. Im 35 and have worked all my life and like alot of people I had a credit card / loans etc but was comfortably making repayments each month. Ive since been made redundant twice in 3 years and had a relationship break up and am now a single dad to my son who is 7, I was having threatening letters and calls every day and saw no way out of it until I read about debt relief orders and this was my only option, i dont feel good about it but it has turned mine and my sons life around as we can now live again and i am doing voluntary work in the meantime. Id just like people not to jump to conclusions that people have gotten themselves into this situation and that its their fault.
Standingtall wrote: »
I see my son turning to payday loans next. He is a flaming idiot who will not listen to anyone but I still think that some blame has to lay with the lenders.
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