People in South Scotland are worried about their finances

People in South Scotland experiencing financial difficulty as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak are being encouraged to seek guidance on the financial help available to them.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 5th June 2020, 12:38 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact on many people's finances.
The coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact on many people's finances.

Research commissioned by the Scottish Government has revealed that nearly a third of people have already felt the financial strain of the Covid-19 outbreak and are worried about its impact on their household finances.

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The report showed that 39 per cent of people in South Scotland report being concerned about the impact of Coronavirus on finances.

These findings follow the launch of a campaign by the Scottish Government and the Citizens Advice network that aims to raise awareness of the financial support available to people in South Scotland.