Millions on Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits face £1,000 cuts

Millions on Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits face £1,000 cuts

Millions of Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits claimants may face a benefits cut of more than £1,000. Both of the schemes went up twice in April 2020 but one the rises is soon coming to an end. April 1 saw the first increase, and…

Millions on Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits face £1000 benefit cuts

Millions on Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits face £1000 benefit cuts

Universal Credit and Working Tax Credits claimants are being warned they face an “income shock” when benefit levels are cut by over £1,000. Payments of both schemes went up twice in April 2020 but one of those rises is set to come to an end….

Millions can apply for £6,750 coronavirus grant from today

Millions can apply for £6,750 coronavirus grant from today

Millions of people across the UK can apply for a grant of up to £6,750 from today to help them through the coronavirus pandemic. Applications for the second round of the Self-Employment Support Scheme open on Monday. Chancellor Rishi Sunak said the move “means people’s…

Millions can claim £7,500 for lost income from today

Millions can claim £7,500 for lost income from today

A new scheme was launched on Wednesday morning that allows self-employed and freelancers to apply for a grant of up to £ 7,500 – and you could get the money in a few days. The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant will cover up to…

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