Call for £20-a-week boost for families not receiving Universal Credit

Call for £20-a-week boost for families not receiving Universal Credit

More cash should be handed to benefits’ claimants yet to switch to Universal Credit, a report has demanded. While rates of standard Universal Credit and basic working tax credits have been increased by £20 a week for 12 months, anyone not yet covered by the new flagship system have not…

Case for Universal Basic Income – And Its Higher Purpose – Strengthened by Justice Protests

Case for Universal Basic Income – And Its Higher Purpose – Strengthened by Justice Protests

OUR STORY DISCOVER CRYPTOCURRENCIES NEWS AND UPDATES What is the value of a human life? What level of protection should a person – any person – reasonably expect? During this period, these critical questions are hotly discussed all over the world. Is it time to renegotiate the social contract? GoodDollar’s…

Universal Credit battle - are you one of 13,000 owed extra £180 a month?

Universal Credit battle – are you one of 13,000 owed extra £180 a month?

A new legal battle has been launched after Universal Credit rules meant thousands of claimants could have lost around £180 a month. A group of 275 claimants represented by law firm Leigh Day is taking on the Department for Work and Pensions over the cut to their payments. They have…

Universal Credit claimants could be losing £180 a month

Universal Credit claimants could be losing £180 a month

A fresh legal battle has been launched after Universal Credit rules led to thousands of disabled claimants losing up to £180 a month. A group of 275 claimants represented by law firm Leigh Day is taking on the Department for Work and Pensions over reductions to payments. The group has…