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Child benefit: it just doesn’t add up!

Now, I was never brilliant at maths at school, but the figures for the recently announced child benefit cuts just don’t seem to add...

How much child benefit will I get?

Changes to the child benefit system mean that not everyone will automatically get the same amount of child benefit, as was previously the case....

Child benefit Q&A

New child benefit rules will affect many families with children, but most of us are finding the changes hard to get our head around....

Benefits for 16 year olds – can you still get it...

Once they reach sweet 16, the choices our children make could affect the benefits that we receive. Find out what benefits for 16 year...

How to hold on to your child benefit

More than one million families are set to lose some or all of their child benefit after changes announced in the budget. At the moment,...

What I liked about the Budget announcement

Yes as you might expect, I was watching the Budget yesterday; sporting both my ‘money journalist’ hat and one as a working mum. And...

Budget 2012: Case studies – meet the winners and losers

Let’s face it, trying to absorb the Chancellor’s full hour-long speech, working out what it will mean specifically to us and our families is...

Budget 2012: Child benefit changes are softened

Families have been fretting over the Government's plans to reform the child benefit system for months, with the proposals throwing up a range of...

Budget 2012: Impact on family earning £55K

Chancellor George Osborne has released his Budget 2012 and this is an at-a-glance breakdown of how it could impact a typical family earning over...

An easy guide to benefits

You might not think benefits are for you, particularly if you’re in work. But it could be that you qualify for some support. And...