Thousands in Brighton already on Universal Credit, latest figures show THOUSANDS of people in Brighton and Hove have already been moved to a Universal Credit system amid concerns over whether they will have less money, new figures show. Credit: The Argus - Published 23 hours ago
MPs call for tougher action on domestic abuse More funding for refuges and reforms for universal credit payments sought Credit: FT.com - Published 2 days ago
What Is Universal Credit? 02:06
With Universal Credit rolling out across the UK, some critics are worried that it will be more harmful than helpful.
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Back To School And Into Debt 03:31
As millions of children return to school, many parents are struggling to cover expensive uniforms, stationary, sports equipment, school lunches and other costs incurred during term time. Uniform banks..
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Heartbroken man reveals how Universal Credit chaos forced wife into prostitution The scheme was first introduced in 2013, and was intended to replace six “legacy” benefits Credit: Tamworth Herald - Published 3 days ago
Universal Credit Tory minister Esther McVey challenged to come to Scotland to see damage benefit is having Charity Fife Gingerbread have designed a board game to simulate how devastating Universal Credit is. Credit: Daily Record - Published 4 days ago Universal credit reform is divorced from real lives The government’s radical overhaul of benefits is pushing the low paid into destitution Credit: FT.com - Published 5 days ago
Alarming rise in benefit claims in Perth and Kinross Sharp increase in Universal Credit across the region Credit: Daily Record - Published 5 days ago
Scrapheap beckons for Universal Credit Tories’ big welfare reform is set to be ditched. Matthew Partridge reports.
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How Universal Credit could benefit you according to claimants It replaces a number of benefits Credit: Grimsby Telegraph - Published 5 days ago Food bank in crisis after soaring numbers of Scots struggle to cope on Universal Credit Three Scots reveal how they would struggle to survive without their local food bank. Credit: Daily Record - Published 5 days ago
Rollout of universal credit haunts Merseyside Liverpool braced for ‘flood’ of problems with demand for food banks expected to soar Credit: FT.com - Published 6 days ago
Universal credit: Should the benefit be paid monthly or weekly? The system is meant to "mimic the in-work experience" but campaigners say it creates problems. Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago
Citizens Advice Scotland report demand for rent arrears advice up 40% Citizen Advice Scotland says the introduction of Universal Credit is one of the main drivers of the problem. Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago