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Universal Credit will change the way you receive your benefits.

The benefits below that you may currently receive are being replaced with a monthly payment to help with your living costs. Explore this site to find out how it will affect you and how you can prepare.

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Income Support

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Child Tax Credit

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Housing Benefit

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Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

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Income-based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)

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Working Tax Credit

Although Universal Credit is different to what you’re used to it can be made easy if you follow these steps and get yourself prepared.

1. Getting yourself a bank account

Your Bank

2. Applying online for Universal Credit

Getting Online

3. Budgeting your monthly payments

Living Costs

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