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.
See this article for a list of the dates when benefits will be paid. Particularly useful if your employment has been affected due to Coronavirus and you’re new to the benefit system.
See this article where campaigners are demanding that the benefit cap and two-child limit on Child Benefit are ended.
Read this article explaining that child benefit may be stopped if a child is in hospital.
See this article regarding payment dates for benefits dates over Easter.