If you are worried about not being able to keep up with repayments on your loans, credit cards or mortgage, there is lots of help available.
For starters, you may want to take the BBC's Financial Healthcheck. to help you identify your financial priorities and receive tips on how to tackle them.
It also outlines how it is important to keep up to date with priority debts including housing and council tax.
The BBC's Debt Test will help you to find out how likely you are to have problems - and what to do about them.
A good place to start for help if you begin to struggle is the Citizens Advice website.
The StepChange Debt Charity can also offer solutions via its online debt counselling service Debt Remedy.
With energy costs rising, take a look at our guide to where to get help with heating bills.
For up-to-date news and guides on debt issues, you can go to the BBC News website's dedicated section on dealing with debt.
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