See this article outlining how changes to Universal Credit could adversely affect the self-employed.
Read this story about a loophole in the Universal Credit system which enable benefit cheats to get £1,500.
Read this story about claiming cold weather payments when receiving Universal Credit.
The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has refused to rule out reversing the £20 uplift awarded due to Coronavirus hardship in this article.
Read this article describing under what circumstances the DWP will look at your bank account when you’re in receipt of benefits.
Read this article explaining how Personal Independence Payments (PIP) can be used to help with mental health conditions.
See this article about increases in Universal Credit for some recipients in October.
Universal Credit is not the only benefit to have rule changes as a result of Coronavirus, it’s also affecting ESA. Read the full story here.
Read this story about how flaws in how the rate of payment of Universal Credit is causing hardship and poverty.
Read this article describing what is regarded as ‘low income’ when Universal Credit is being considered.