More than one million UK households have used
The study on behalf of homeless charity Shelter’s magazine ROOF found that eight per cent of those in working-class occupations and four per cent of middle class households have resorted to such a method to meet their payments.
According to the charity, this could mean that many people who end up defaulting on their cards will lose their homes as a result.
Director of policy and campaigns at Shelter Kay Boycott commented: “It is absolutely vital that every single person using
Over £3 billion of