Stacey Slater will make a shocking decision on next week’s in a desperate bid to solve her money woes.
After receiving a terrifying threat from loan shark Shiv and being hit by unexpected bills, Stacey resorts to drastic measures to financially support her family, including her pregnant teenage daughter Lily.
Viewers have seen Stacey (Lacey Turner) struggling with money problems, which led her to resort to stealing money from a petty cash tin.
The woes even drove a wedge between herself and Kat Slater (), when she balked at the idea of Phil Mitchell stepping in to help the family.
Will Stacey’s major decision to make some quick cash cause even more turmoil?
SPOILER: Stacey Slater will make a shocking decision on next week’s EastEnders in a desperate bid to solve her money woes
Drama!After a tense exchange with Shiv, he warns Stacey she must repay her debts by the next day, or face serious consequences
In the upcoming episodes, Lily (Lillia Turner) is nervous ahead of her 20 week scan, but Stacey promises to be by her side.
After visiting the hospital, Lily announces she wants to do a gender reveal party while Stacey fields calls from Shiv demanding his money.
Later, Stacey is horrified to find Shiv in the Slater kitchen, who suggests how she can repay her debts.
Eve bursts in and attacks Shiv, who retaliates by telling Stacey she needs to pay her full debts by tomorrow.
The following day, things get even worse for Stacey when she is hit by a massive electricity bill, and knows she can’t possibly pay it.
As her costs at work and home continue to spiral, Stacey panics about how she will be able to pay her debts.
As Honey reminds her that her pitch fees for the market are due, Freddie admits he couldn’t get by without his extra money making scheme – selling feet pics on SecretCam.
After a chat with Linda about her Page 3 modelling days, Stacey makes a big decision – what will it be?
How much? The following day, things get even worse for Stacey when she is hit by a massive electricity bill, and knows she can’t possibly pay it
What’s next? As Honey reminds her that her pitch fees for the market are due, Freddie admits he couldn’t get by without his extra money making scheme – selling feet pics on SecretCam
Huge move: After a chat with Linda about her Page 3 modelling days, Stacey makes a big decision – what will it be?
It comes after it was reported that Stacey would resort to selling images on an OnlyFans-inspired site in a bold new storyline.
A source previously told : ‘There’s not much that Stacey hasn’t been through and she’s as tough as they come, and will do anything for her family.
‘Following the recent shocking storyline where her 12-year-old daughter Lily is pregnant, Stacey’s aware she’ll have another mouth to feed so gets to work.
‘In the cost of living crisis, Only Fans has seen a boom in a similar kind of creator – mums and dads just trying to care for their families.
‘It’ll all be handled sensitively and Lacey is a safe pair of hands on every kind of storyline.’
OnlyFans is a social media platform used primarily by adult content creators, who sell personalised pictures and videos to followers who pay a monthly subscription.
EastEnders airs Mondays to Thursdays at 7:30pm on BBC One and iPlayer.