Report: Assessing the impact of COVID-19 on financial wellbeing

This report from the Brotherhood of St Laurence, Losing traction: lessons in financial wellbeing from the COVID crisis, examines the COVID-19 crisis and the impacts felt across vulnerable cohorts of Australians.

Analysis of financial wellbeing over three time periods finds that Australians on low incomes are more exposed to risks, making them vulnerable to a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Moreover the financial impacts are likely to be long term.

Access the report here. (PDF)