Are you eligible for Universal Credit?

After a series of delays lasting a number of years, Universal Credit has now been rolled out across the UK, but many people are still confused about eligibility. Image Credit The new benefit replaces six previous benefits referred to as legacy benefits. Any eligibility for these benefits will cease once you apply for Universal Credit. These benefits are job seeker’s allowance, employment and support allowance, housing benefit, working tax credit, child tax credit, and income support. Rules There are some simple rules applying to Universal Credit which can be found…

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