Am I Entitled to Any Benefits Apart From JSA?
You maybe surprised as to how many benefits there are out there. You do not need to be unemployed to be eligible to claim benefits. You could be entitled to working tax credits. Working tax credits can equate to around £200 a month. To find out whether you are eligible for working tax credits you need to phone the Inland Revenue Working Credits helpline -
It would take too long to list all the benefits available in the UK in this article. The best action you can take is visit www.turn2us.org.uk. This charity has recently become the public face of www.entitledto.com which is a benefits calculator.
It is a completely free service and there is also a free phone advice line. This service asks you a few questions about your circumstances and lists you what benefits and grants you could apply for. Be sure to check both the benefits checker and the grants checker.