Desperate measures

Lynxear

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"‘financial difficulties impelled him to take desperate measures."

"Desperate measures" are risky actions. Being that this is the result of financial difficulties, the measures could be anything from robbing a bank or store, fraud such as passing a bad cheque or even murder.
 
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