Full Time Students and Benefits

Full Time Students and Benefits

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a year ago

This video explores the complex area of students and welfare benefits. Benefits in general are discussed but the main focus is on lone parents and Universal Credit. Sadly I witnessed too many cases of the DWP calculating benefit entitlement incorrectly resulting in severe hardship and lengthy appeals! This video is a specialised area and gives guidance on what elements of your student finance should and should not be counted as income. I give an example calculation to illustrate.

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Jackie Jones
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800 students helped

I worked as a University student adviser for 18 years!