Friday, September 12, 2008
The social costs are hideous – wherever the blame lies
Sadly, the terrible impact of the credit crunch is becoming more and more obvious. Several stories were published this week about desperate debtors who have committed suicide (not to mention murder) after failing to see a way out of their financial troubles. And those are just the people we hear about. There may be many other thousands – if not millions – of people who are suffering in silence.