Where to get advice

Information about where to get face to face advice on benefits and financial issues

Income Support Sanctions

The rules for Income Support sanctions have been changed from 3rd December 2012. Sanctions on Income Support apply to people who fail to attend a work focused interview.  This is mostly single parents but some other people can also be required to attend work focused interviews while they are claiming Income Support. Single parents who […]

Help with Mortgage Interest

An explanation of changes to the way the rules governing mortgage interest payments included in benefits payments are changing from April 2016 onwards

Mandatory Reconsideration

An explanation of Mandatory Reconsideration the first stage of disputing a decision that has gone against you and how to make it work to increase your chances of success