Read this article explaining how the huge increase in benefit applications may lead to increased undetected fraud.
Read this article outlining ways of saving money. Really useful when income is low due to Coronavirus.
Read this article about how some low-income households are being penalised by the benefits cap.
Read this article about cancelling your holiday and taking the cancellation charge hit just for peace of mind as suggested by Martin Lewis and the GMB.
“You won’t get refunded!” Also, a lot of the companies are in serious financial difficulty and will probably go bust, so you’ll even lose any credit notes they issue. See the full article here.
Figures show that there are now over 6,000 extra Universal Credit claimants as compared to before the Coronavirus epidemic. See the full article here.
Read this article about the sort of savings you could be making during the lockdown and what you could do with it. Why not boost your credit union savings as well?
MoneySavingExpert reveals the best and worst travel firms for refunds in this article.
Read this article about a widow who has not reached retirement age but whose husband has died from Coronavirus.
Read this article explaining how some workers are being denied self-employed coronavirus grants due to scheme holes.