Read this article where HMRC is urged to increase Child Benefit.
Read this article about the maturing of Child Trust Fund savings.
The Supreme Court has ruled that unmarried couples with children should be entitled to the same death benefits as those that are married in this story.
If your child has just turned 16, Child Benefit will stop at the end of August. If they remain in approved education, you can apply to get it paid until they are 20. See this article for more details.
Check out this article about the Child Trust Funds you may not know about.
Read this story about how Marcus Rashford, Manchester United star footballer, helped to convince the government to do a U-turn regarding free school meal vouchers over the summer holiday.
Read this story about a dad who is in debt due to a little-known Child Maintenance rule.
If someone builds up an excess of NI credits as a result of receiving Child Benefit, it may be possible to transfer them to a partner. See the full story here.
If you’re claiming Child Benefit, you can also claim National Insurance credits. See this article for more information.