Universal Credit Recipients Facing a Reduction In Their Benefits

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When the Covid pandemic hit the world last year it was not just lives that were at stake, it was also the world’s economy. You cannot put a price tag on a life, but the economy for our country and others, is a living and evolving thing. The governments realised this, and also realised that […]

I Lost My Job And Don’t Know What To Do?

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Question Jon, I lost my job a few months ago, I worked all through the pandemic as I was considered an essential worker at a food store. Now I have been dismissed with cause and have no income. I have the usual bills to pay, but just am lost as to what to do. I […]

I Was Made Redundant During The Pandemic And Still Owe a Debt.

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Question Hi Jon, I have visited this site a few times and happy to have stumbled across it. I like reading the posts and questions people ask, and now I have a question of my own. I unfortunately took out a loan just before the lock downs to do some upgrades to my home. Then […]

How Much Debt Does The UK Have Due To The Pandemic?

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Pandemics are not cheap. You have the loss of lives, productivity, jobs, and the economic impact of lock downs, add in some government furlough money, and increased benefits, and it all adds up to billions of pounds, in this case, the UK government debt is now at £2.2 trillion! Yes, trillion! When all is said […]