Your Mental Health Is Making You Poor
10 August 2016
It’s never been easier to spend money in Britain. You may never touch hard cash before your wages are swiped away on a contactless bank card, spent in one click on Amazon, or siphoned out of your account on a late-night Uber.
One by one, the steps in between you and debt are being eroded by the creation of a “frictionless” cash system. It’s a perfect shitstorm for people with money trouble, and people who are rapidly becoming acquainted with money trouble. It’s making people ill – and it’s making ill people poorer.