Budget IR35 changes delayed: Industry reacts to coronavirus postponement of IR35 reforms | Personal Finance

Rishi Sunak has been busy since taking over as Chancellor in February. In that time he’s…

Tax credits: Who is eligible for tax credits? How much can you earn? | Personal Finance

Tax credits are a mechanism to redistribute income to those on lower wages (Image: Kittiphan Teerawattanakul…

Universal Credit and benefits payments to be paid early for some in April 2020 | Personal Finance

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has confirmed that benefits payments due on certain dates…

Universal Credit: These change in circumstances could affect payments – be aware | Personal Finance

Universal Credit is the new system brought in to provide income and support to vulnerable people…

State pension: Payments can be claimed abroad but these rules must be noted | Personal Finance

State pension can be received by anyone who qualifies and has a minimum of 10 years…

Lifetime ISA: Martin Lewis provides guidance on the rules and what choices people have | Personal Finance

Lifetime ISAs are a popular option for savers who are aiming to purchase their first home.…

Universal Credit: Claimants will receive a basic allowance and potential extra elements | Personal Finance

For anyone claiming Universal Credit, they will get one basic allowance for the household. There are…

Mums-to-be: The scheme that allows pregnant women to save on train upgrades | Personal Finance

Rail fares are a bane for many people, especially those who travel into cities and industrial…

Premium Bonds: NS&I reveals March 2020 winners and urges savers to check for prizes | Personal Finance

March is underway, and with today marking the first working day of the month, NS&I has…

Mortgage free: How savers could slash years off mortgage term | Personal Finance

Getting a mortgage is a big commitment many people will opt for in order to buy…

Universal Credit claimants affected by coronavirus urged to contact DWP to avoid sanction | Personal Finance

The coronavirus outbreak has now seen more than 88,000 people being known to be infected worldwide.…

Premium Bonds: NS&I reveals thousands of prizes are still unclaimed in these UK areas | Personal Finance

The first Premium Bonds draw was back in June 1957, and while the savings scene has…

State pension age increases occur this week – will it affect you? | Personal Finance

State pension ages have been steadily rising over the last decade and the current state pension…

State pension news: WASPI woman forced to live with ex-husband after age change | Personal Finance

The state pension age for men and women is currently 65 but will increase to 66…

Universal Credit and benefit payment dates affected by Easter bank holidays in April 2020 | Personal Finance

March has rolled around, and with Easter just a matter of weeks away, many people may…

State Pension age: Ages rising this week – how to check your eligibility & payment amount | Personal Finance

State pensions are based on how many years of national insurance contributions a person has. To…

Premium bonds: These are March jackpot winning numbers revealed – rates to change soon | Personal Finance

Premium bond winners for March have a huge fund to reap from. The prize fund for…

Stamp Duty Land Tax: Current rates which could change in the 2020 budget | Personal Finance

The current SDLT threshold is £125,000 for residential properties and £150,000 for non-residential land and properties.…

Child Benefit: Can you still claim if living abroad? These are the eligible countries | Personal Finance

Child Benefit can be claimed for any child aged under 16 or up to 20 if…

Pension: Multiple options are available for withdrawals but these tax rules apply | Personal Finance

Pensions, for the most part, will allow the pension holders to withdraw a chunk of cash…

Inheritance Tax: Direct Payment Scheme will help with payments – This is what is needed | Personal Finance

Inheritance tax can be a complicated levy to work out for many people. Currently, there are…

Lidl shopper reveals how they made a huge £90 per week saving with a simple swap | Personal Finance

From paying for heating bills to covering the rent or meeting mortgage payments, making ends meet…