Tight financial situation

If your own money is not sufficient to cover the basic expenses of a normal life, you should consider if you need support. In Finland, it is possible to get support if you are unemployed, student, seriously ill or family with kids. Kela advises on support issues, visit Kela’s web site   for help.

Sometimes you might not have enough money to pay your bills. Such a situation can happen to anyone, but it is not worth letting it happen again. Well-managed financial matters make life easier. In this kind of situation, you can seek help from your local financial and debt counseling officers.


Vaasa city offers you free financial guidance without appointment, Mon-Fri 8 am – 4 pm (info).

Address: Korsholm Park 44, 4th floor Tel: 06 325 2326