PIP payment rates: How much PIP could you be eligible for?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. PIP or Personal Independence Payments are given to Britons who are living with chronic illness or disability. You can claim PIP whether you’re working or not, however, you must be aged 16 […]

Pension: What is an annuity?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Pensions are a tax-free way of saving for your retirement. There are several different types of pension, all of which tend to have favourable tax treatment compared to other forms of savings. […]

Scam victim lost all his money but can fair play rules save him? The Crusader

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. His cash was whisked away and for the fraudsters it was job done. Now the 65-year-old, who relies on a wheelchair after his back was broken in a car accident, has lost […]

Universal Credit: Will Universal Credit go back down after COVID?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The furlough scheme was put in place for those forced out of work due to a lack of demand – but there was no such scheme for those who were already unemployed […]

Is it cheaper to leave heating on all day or turn it on when home?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. We all love feeling cosy in winter, making paying for heating a necessary evil. Winter is the most expensive time of the year as it is, with Christmas looming around the corner. […]

Schools and care homes face food shortages – wholesalers’ dire warning

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. According to the Federation of Wholesale Distributors some 20 percent of merchants in the food service sector could collapse.  These provide communal kitchens with produce from fresh meat and veg to cans […]

PIP: Can you get PIP for Fibromyalgia?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. You can get PIP whether you’re working or not as long as you’re aged 16 or over and usually have not reached State Pension age. PIP, short for Personal Independence Payment, are […]

Premium Bonds for grandchildren: Can I buy premium bonds for my grandchildren?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Premium bonds number released by NS&I once a month can see people gain a windfall of cash just by storing their savings with the company. Investors need only add a small amount […]