Can’t Pay Your Rent? 6 Steps to Take Now
Having trouble paying your rent? Here’s a guide with six steps you can take.
There are many unexpected circumstances, including lost or reduced monthly income, which cause unanticipated changes in our ability to keep up with rent. Depending on the severity of the situation, it’s best to get a handle on the steps to take when prioritizing monthly rent against other bills. This guide offers six steps to take for those experiencing financial hardships related to rental payments, including:
- What steps to take first when anticipating changes in your ability to make rental payments
- Tips to apply for help and assistance
- A description of options renters can take in the face of financial hardship
- A plan for action
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