Act now…don’t wait
Universal Credit for single applicants has now been rolled out to many areas, The second tranche – for all households who have a change of circumstances or new claim – is due to start rolling out shortly.
You can find out more about Universal Credit on this website.
Try this useful Universal Credit Planner – by answering a few questions you will be able to find out what changes YOU need to make and how to prepare.
Make sure you’re ready for Universal Credit by opening a bank account. Alternatively, you could consider opening a Credit Union Account.
Make sure you’re ready for Direct Payments – start thinking about what payment method you will use to pay your rent, and how you will manage your money in the future.
There are lots of ways to pay that you could consider; including direct debit, standing order, via Post Office or over the phone.
Need some help? Don’t wait…call us now on 0330 100 0272 or email us at email@example.com
You can also watch this video from Money Advice Service which has some really useful tips on how to get ready for Universal Credit.