Planned taper rate cuts to universal credit scaled back
More than a million people in England, Scotland and Wales should apply now
The Government has today announced a U-turn on major tax credit cuts proposed in the Summer Budget
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Almost two million working families could get an allowance of up to £2,000 per child for childcare from autumn 2015
Most people who will be claiming the new universal credit aren't prepared for the changeover, Citizens Advice says
Universal credit, which replaces job seeker's allowance and other tax credits will be launched in four areas today
MoneySavingExpert.com analyses the Government's new childcare scheme, which was announced today
Around 500,000 disabled people are expected to lose out when the Disability Living Allowance is scrapped, says a report
Benefits may be linked to average pay rather than inflation, according to reports
The shift to monthly benefit payments could push some families further into financial difficulties, a think tank warns
People from disadvantaged backgrounds may suffer if the government goes ahead with plans to digitise the benefits system
New financial products to help benefit claimants better manage their money will be set up alongside Universal Credit