Universal Credit and low income households may be eligible for charity grant | Personal Finance

Covering living costs can be a struggle for many people, with a survey – conducted by…

Fraud and scam warning: UK population urged to watch out and report scams | Personal Finance

The UK-wide scheme, launched in October 2016, enables bank branch staff to spot potential fraud victims,…

Pension pressures set to rise as older homeowners face £18k a year shortfall in retirement | Personal Finance

The retirement income “older” homeowners anticipate they’ll need per year is around £35,196, according to a…

Martin Lewis reveals the best savings accounts if you can’t save money in a Lifetime ISA | Personal Finance

The tax year end is just weeks away, with this falling on April 5, 2020. The…

State Pension: Payment dates will differ for everyone – you should check your NI number | Personal Finance

State pension has gone through certain changes in recent years. Anyone who reaches state pension age…

Inheritance tax: Bills can be reduced if gift exemptions are utilised | Personal Finance

Inheritance tax will usually be paid on estates valued over certain thresholds. There is normally no…

Stamp Duty Land Tax reliefs can be confusing but this is what you need to know | Personal Finance

SDLT has a current threshold of £125,000 for residential properties and £150,000 for non-residential land and…

Money saving: Shopper reveals their methods for feeding a family of three on a budget | Personal Finance

There are multiple ways of saving money on food shopping but many of them require a…

Winter Fuel Payment – Eligible claimants have less than a month to apply | Personal Finance

WINTER fuel payment is a benefit from the government that can help  heating bills. The benefit is…

State pension age: How to claim Pension Credit explained | Personal Finance

The state pension can be claimed by eligible people once a person reaches state pension age.…

Universal Credit claimants could get £25 in very cold weather this month but not in April | Personal Finance

Covering heating costs can be a difficult challenge in the wintertime, especially for those already struggling…

Universal Credit, ESA and PIP: DWP announces new system for benefit assessments | Personal Finance

Currently, separate organisations run assessments for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and the Work Capability Assessments in…

Could you add over £500 to your retirement income? How to get cash boost | Personal Finance

The new state pension can be claimed by anyone born after certain dates, so long as…

Flybe scam warning: Don't get caught out – how to avoid scammers | Personal Finance

Flybe entered administration in the early hours of Thursday morning. The company was the largest regional…

Universal Credit sanction: Hardship payments can help with lower income | Personal Finance

Universal Credit is designed to support those in financial hardships but it should always be lower…

Fake £20 warning: Bank of England reveal how to tell a counterfeit note | Personal Finance

A warning was recently posted on Facebook about the new £20 note. A picture, that has…

Tesco UK: Retailer slashes prices on hundreds of products in bid to match Aldi prices | Personal Finance

Tesco shoppers could see their money go further than usual, as the retailer has launched its…

Minimum wage increase 2020: How much will minimum wage increase this year? | Personal Finance

Minimum wage will increase once again in 2020, as the Conservative government hopes to raise people’s…

Universal Credit changes: Poorest pensioners to get £350 at their state pension age | Personal Finance

Some of the poorest pensioners are set to get a payout worth a total of £70million,…

State pension age change: WASPI hit out at unfair treatment ‘We didn’t do anything wrong’ | Personal Finance

State pension age changes have meant 1950s women are waiting up to six years longer before…

Child Benefit tax charge: Why filling out HMRC claim form could protect state pension | Personal Finance

The High Income Child Benefit Tax Charge was introduced from January 2013, and since then, the…

Universal Credit claimant reveals fears amid coronavirus outbreak: DWP guidance explained | Personal Finance

The coronavirus outbreak has reached the UK, with 115 people having tested positive for COVID-19, as…