PayPal scam warning issued as crooks try to steal login details and financial information

PayPal scam warning issued as crooks try to steal login details and financial information

Financial crime Personal finance Money worries

Action Fraud has issued a new warning to consumers about scam emails pretending to be from PayPal. The UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime received over 1,000 reports within 24 hours on July, 20 2020 about emails claiming to be

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Scots with money worries in coronavirus pandemic offered help from Scottish Government with new campaign

Scots with money worries in coronavirus pandemic offered help from Scottish Government with new campaign

Personal finance Money worries Scottish Government Coronavirus Fuel bills

People in Scotland who are facing money worries as a result of coronavirus are being urged to take full advantage of the support available. The Covid-19 pandemic has led to an increase in people facing challenges around bills, rent and job security.

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Credit score damage due to coronavirus pandemic could increase cost of borrowing for millions

Credit score damage due to coronavirus pandemic could increase cost of borrowing for millions

Personal finance Money worries Redundancy Job losses Unemployment

Millions of consumers could find borrowing more expensive because of the damage done to credit scores during the Covid-19 pandemic. Research by money website Credit Karma UK suggested that people could find their credit scores hit as they utilise mor

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People over State Pension age may be eligible to claim Universal Credit - here's how

People over State Pension age may be eligible to claim Universal Credit - here's how

Benefits Pensions Personal finance Money worries DWP

The number of Universal Credit claims made by the over-50s more than doubled between March and May, a new study suggests. The claims among this age group has risen from 304,000 to nearly 660,000 in just two months, according to an analysis of offi

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Attendance Allowance myths that stop people of State Pension age claiming support worth up to £89 a week

Attendance Allowance myths that stop people of State Pension age claiming support worth up to £89 a week

Benefits DWP Personal Independence Payments Personal finance Disability Money worries

Some people miss out on Attendance Allowance because they mistakenly believe they don’t qualify for the additional benefit or are put off by the claims process. Attendance Allowance helps people who have reached State Pension age with extra costs

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Top tips for filling in the Attendance Allowance claim form that could get you extra money each month

Top tips for filling in the Attendance Allowance claim form that could get you extra money each month

Benefits Pensions DWP Personal finance Money worries

Attendance Allowance is a benefit for people over State Pension age who need help with personal care or supervision because of an illness, disability or mental health condition. You could receive either £59.70 or £89.15 a week depending on the leve

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Thousands of families to receive invitation to apply for new Scottish benefits

Thousands of families to receive invitation to apply for new Scottish benefits

Benefits Scottish Government Money worries DWP Personal finance Taxes

From this week, thousands of families across Scotland will start to get letters telling them they are entitled to new Scottish benefits. The Scottish Government is writing to an estimated 22,000 households informing them that they may be eligible for

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This year's PIP rates and how the DWP works out how much money to pay you

This year's PIP rates and how the DWP works out how much money to pay you

Benefits Personal Independence Payments DWP Personal finance Money worries

Statistics from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) recently revealed there has been a huge drop in the number of people applying for Personal Independence Payments (PIP) since the coronavirus lockdown began in March. PIP is a benefit for pe

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PIP for mental health could give you financial support worth up to £151 a week

PIP for mental health could give you financial support worth up to £151 a week

Benefits Personal Independence Payments Mental health DWP Personal finance Money worries Wellbeing

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) isn’t something everyone knows about, but they should, especially as we emerge from over three months of lockdown. There's often a great deal of misunderstanding around who is eligible for PIP - mostly by pe

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Martin Lewis urges overdraft users to 'act now' ahead of bank account changes

Martin Lewis urges overdraft users to 'act now' ahead of bank account changes

Personal finance Banks Money worries

Martin Lewis was back on television on Thursday to issue an urgent warning to anybody currently in their overdraft. The money-saving expert appeared on Good Morning Britain and told presenters, Adil Ray and Ranvir Singh that many account holders wi

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