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Confused about benefits calculator result

Hi I did the benefits calculator and it doesn't seem right it says that even though I get 156.00 a week from work I will still get payments of 217.00 a week from universal credit I am on the limited ...

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ESA & Partner moving in advice

Hey everyone, i was really just hoping for some advice if possible please so i currently live alone but partner is going to most likely end up moving in with me i'm currently on ESA support group ...

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ESA

every benefits calculator i go on says i am entitled to more than i am getting. Currently on contributions based ESA @ £109.10 per week,the calculator says i am entitled to another £16.45!

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 3 Dec 2017

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Read me: What benefits might I be entitled to?

Disabled people and their families can get a range of benefits, including Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Employment Support Allowance (ESA). If you’d like to find out what disability ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in What benefits am I entitled to? - 1 Feb 2017

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Free, easy and quick online benefits and grants calculator

Our helpline’s had a huge rise in calls about disability welfare benefits and finances in the last couple of years. So we’re really pleased to have a new benefits calculator on our website, so you ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 30 Jun 2015

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Help

Myself and my fiance live in Hartlepool, Cleveland, which is a full service area. My fiance rang up the number to claim income related ESA only for us to discover that we are on universal credit as ...

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Read me: What is ESA and how do I claim it?

ESA, or Employment Support Allowance, is a benefit which you can receive if your ability to work is limited by disability or poor health. You can find out more on our Employment Support Allowance ...

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Are you aware of the benefits you're entitled to?

Did you know that almost half (48%) of low income households are not claiming the welfare benefits and tax credits they could be entitled to? This is despite the fact that a huge 87% of this group ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) - 11 May 2016

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WTC and self employment

Hi I am new, I hope someone can help me. I have been getting ESA in the Support Group since 2015 when I had to finish work.I also get PIP, I do permitted 16 hours per week self employed work. I tried ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in Ask an employment advisor - 10 May 2018

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overpayment of tax credits following reduced pip entitlement

I received the enhanced rate of PIP from 2014 until July 2016 (it was meant to be for a further 18 months) The assessor at the f2f assessment decided to put me on the basic level at £55 a week. I ...

Profile picture of the author Discussion in PIP, DLA and AA - 28 Jul 2017

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