In the Netherlands, 21% of households are in problematic debt or have problems paying their bills. Additionally, the amount of young people with payment issues has grown an alarming 70% over the past 5 years. Financial problems are known to cause unrest, uncertainty and difficulties for citizens. However, people are generally less aware that it also costs Dutch businesses over €14 billion in invoicing, calls and letters every year.
At Koos, we know design has great potential to help these people and businesses simultaneously. It is our mission to make the world a better place by design. Developed countries also face poverty situations, so let’s combine forces and improve the world as well as your organisation at the same time! If you want to learn how empowering financial health goes hand in hand with cutting costs, keep reading.