Dealing with money issues can be scary and feel like an impossible task. To help ease financial stress, did you know Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust colleagues have access to our financial wellbeing provider Salary Finance?

To support colleagues who may be experiencing debt and money worries we’ve teamed up with Salary Finance for Mental Health Awareness Week to bring you three easy habits you can start building for a happier (less stressed) you.

  1. Choose reality: Don’t ignore your money issues, embrace your current reality to improve your financial situation. Get started by asking yourself these five questions
  2. Choose freedom: If you have debts weighing on your mind, prioritise paying them off. The sooner you can clear your debt, the quicker you will begin to start feeling financially free
  3. Take the first small step (and repeat): Do you remember a time when you felt in control of your finances? Remember you can get there again by taking small steps. Here are some ideas to get you started.

To find out more about the benefits available through Salary Finance, including options to borrow affordably through salary, access your pay when you need it, save easily through salary and learn better money habits, visit:

For regular money insights, hints and tips from Salary Finance, click here.


Important: The “Advance” product is not a regulated lending product. This is an option, not a recommendation. Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trustdoes not benefit from offering this service and all your communications will be with Salary Finance. Loan applications will be assessed to ensure the loan is appropriate and affordable for you. “Learn” content is for guidance and educational purposes only and is generic in nature. Salary Finance does not offer regulated financial advice. Please seek independent financial advice