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Universal Credit

Monthly benefit payments 'risk backfiring'

The shift to monthly benefit payments could push some families further into financial difficulties, a think tank warns

17 September 2012

Fears raised over digital benefits system

People from disadvantaged backgrounds may suffer if the government goes ahead with plans to digitise the benefits system

10 September 2012

Government wants smarter basic bank accounts

New financial products to help benefit claimants better manage their money will be set up alongside Universal Credit

10 July 2012