Category: Finance

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Christmas Grants

What help is out there? We always see a dramatic increase in people using our website in the aftermath of Christmas due to debts accumulated over the holiday.  As it can be a difficult time financially...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

April Price Hikes: What You Need to Know

Find out what support is available to you Have you noticed that most of your everyday essential bills seem to be more expensive this month? That’s because the 1st April was named National Price Hike...

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How much money do you actually need to live off?

£10,000? £20,000? £30,000? Have you ever thought about how much money you actually need to have a decent standard of living? The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has worked out the Minimum Income Standard (MIS) for 2018....

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Are your bills higher than average?

How much are the average water, energy and council tax bills? In the last few years, bills of all sorts have risen sharply. Since 1989, water bills have risen above inflation by over 40%; energy...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Help with water bills

Can you get reduced water bills? Since 1989, water bills have risen above inflation by about 40%. It is estimated that between 2010 and 2015, water companies made an extra £1.2 billion from bills being...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Help with heating costs – new Government scheme

Millions can bag a winter warmer with new Government scheme IF you are worried about paying this winter’s heating bills then check if you are eligible for the Government funded warm home discount scheme which could...