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Coronavirus Finance & Bills Help

Many are worried about the UK impact of the coronavirus on their ability to pay bills and even stay in their home. This guide tells you what help's out there if you can't pay bills or pay loans or credit cards back.

7 August 2020

15 MoneySaving tips to beat the heatwave

Much of the UK is set to be hit by a heatwave in the coming days, with temperatures in parts of England to go well above 30°C

4 August 2020

'Eat out to help out' scheme offers 50% off meals out in August – who's in?

The Chancellor has announced that the Government will offer an 'eat out to help out' discount scheme in August, giving people up to £10 off some meals at restaurants, cafes and pubs

4 August 2020

Coronavirus Life-in-Lockdown Help

The Prime Minister has unveiled sweeping restrictions on public movement to tackle the spread of coronavirus. This has had a huge impact on daily life, affecting everything from weddings and train travel to music events and sport. To help, we're working flat out to answer your questions on these topics and more

4 August 2020

Martin Lewis joins campaigners calling on Treasury to help 3m excluded from coronavirus support founder Martin Lewis today joined campaigners and cross-party MPs to present petitions to the Treasury on behalf of three million excluded from Government financial support during the coronavirus pandemic

15 July 2020

Free TV licences to end for most over-75s next month

The BBC will go ahead with a plan to end free TV licences for many over-75s, after a delay because of the coronavirus pandemic

9 July 2020

Chancellor to deliver major economic statement

The Chancellor Rishi Sunak is set to make a major economic statement today - with big news on stamp duty, tax changes and more likely

8 July 2020

MPs call on Government to help those excluded by coronavirus support schemes

MPs from across the political spectrum have called on the Government to provide support to those who have been excluded from the coronavirus furlough scheme and Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, in a debate in parliament today

25 June 2020

Even HMRC's webinars are confused about the second self-employment grant's timing

HM Revenue & Customs has apologised after a webinar it ran gave out incorrect information

23 June 2020

Shielding employees in England no longer entitled to statutory sick pay from August

Over two million clinically vulnerable people in England who were advised to 'shield' at home during the coronavirus pandemic have been told they can return to work from 1 August 2020 – and, as a result, those who are employed will no longer be eligible for statutory sick pay

22 June 2020

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