The threat of rising interest rates is enough to make any homeowner feel worried. But there are things you can do to prepare. If you are worried about how you will cope, Shelter can help.
There are several schemes that could help you. See our page on Government help for homeowners.
This will help you understand what you can afford and get on top of your money worries - use Shelter’s budgeting downloads or you can download a budget planner from the Debt Advice Foundation or Money made clear to help you start.
It’s never too late but there are more options available if you tackle the problem early on.
Using credit cards to pay debt is just storing up problems for the long term. Get advice on how to manage your debts.
See how a rise in interest rates will affect you with our mortgage calculator.
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