Universal Credit: self-employed left teetering on a financial cliff-edge

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Universal Credit: self-employed left teetering on a financial cliff-edge

Post by Admin on Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:35 pm

Serious flaws in the design of the Government’s flagship Universal Credit programme threaten the financial stability of thousands of self employed and agency workers, according to two damning reports released today by the Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB).

An investigation into the the impact of work allowance cuts under the new benefits system on people’s income found that self-employed workers will be left at a significant “financial disadvantage”.

https://www.welfareweekly.com/universal-credit-self-employed-left-teetering-on-a-financial-cliff-edge/
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‘Unfair’ Universal Credit Rule Sees Self-Employed Lose £630 A Year, New Research Finds

Post by echidna on Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:36 pm

‘Unfair’ Universal Credit Rule Sees Self-Employed Lose £630 A Year, New Research Finds
https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/universal-credit-self-employed-mif_uk_5acdd5dae4b0259339ded787?vm4&utm_hp_ref=uk-homepage

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Universal Credit penalty for self-employed, says Citizens Advice

Post by echidna on Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:43 pm

Universal Credit penalty for self-employed, says Citizens Advice
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43738110

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Universal Credit will see self-employed lose out

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Research warns of 'design flaw' in Universal Credit

Post by echidna on Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:45 pm


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