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Pandemic putting millions of Europeans on path to a debt crisis

A homeless man begging in Dortmund, Germany. The OECD warned last month of a particularly severe impact on low-earners, women, migrants and young people. They are less likely to be able to work from home during lockdowns, and are often employed in sectors hit hardest by the coronavirus.


MORE economic upheaval is on the horizon in Europe as plans to end the unprecedented support for workers during the coronavirus pandemic threaten to tip millions of households into a debt trap.

Organisations that help individuals sort out their financial problems are...

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