Can you get PIP and State Pension together? DWP explains rules and age deadline

Can you get PIP and State Pension together? DWP explains rules and age deadline

More and more people are looking around for additional sources of financial support in the UK’s cost of living crisis, prompting questions as to what else you can get if on a State Pension or nearing pension age. In particular, the issue has arisen as to whether you can get State Pension and Personal Independence … Read more

Claiming PIP for mental health: Full list of psychiatric conditions that can get DWP payment

Claiming PIP for mental health: Full list of psychiatric conditions that can get DWP payment

The Department for Work and Pensions has detailed how it can give financial support for those who are struggling with long-term health problems and disabilities. Personal Independence Payment or PIP was introduced in 2013 as the eventual replacement for Disability Living Allowance. But can you get PIP for mental health issues as well? Do these … Read more

DWP issues four-week warning to unemployed ahead of major Universal Credit change

DWP issues four-week warning to unemployed ahead of major Universal Credit change

Jobseekers have been warned they have four weeks to find work before a major change in benefit rules comes into effect. From today, those who are capable of work will be expected to search more widely for suitable available jobs from the fourth week of their Universal Credit claim, rather than up to three months … Read more