Tag: financial impact
Benefits, employment and coronavirus
Denise, our experienced benefits adviser, answers your questions about how coronavirus might affect your employment and/or benefits. Updated 3 August 2021.
Top money-saving tips for families in the new year
Now that Christmas is over, we know many families will be looking to economise in the new year. In this blog, Denise, our experienced benefits adviser, shares some helpful money-saving hints and tips to help kick-start your New Year right.
Benefit cut equals further hurt for the bereaved
Why a decision to cut benefits paid to bereaved parents is not in the interests of affected families.
Delivering equal access to benefits for brain tumour patients
Over the last three years, The Brain Tumour Charity has expressed concerns about the assessment criteria used for Personal Independence Payments (PIPs), and their impact on people affected by a brain tumour.
Our research highlights the financial implications of a brain tumour diagnosis
One in two people affected by a brain tumour experience financial difficulty and 28% of people with a brain tumour had to give up work entirely.
The Brain Tumour Charity’s response to UK Government proposals on PIP
Last week, the UK Government announced changes to the eligibility criteria for Personal Independence Payments (PIP) as part of the 2016 Budget.