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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....

Benefit caps to affect millions of households

Parents on welfare must make a "financial decision" about whether to have more children as the Government continues to look at introducing benefit caps on how much money they receive. This warning from George Osborne co...

Families could lose £1,300 of child benefit

Around 1.2 million families are set to effectively lose some or all of their child benefit when the new changes come into force early next year. From January 2013, households receiving child benefit where one parent or partner ea...

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...

Child benefit changes edge closer

Child benefit changes will leave families where just one partner works and earns £60,000 with an income that is below average, once taxes are taken into account - surprising new analysis has shown. The controversial reforms, set...

Splitting up doesn’t mean child benefit changes

New research suggests that relationship difficulties leading to a split won't necessarily have a negative or positive impact on family economics, or be affected by benefit changes. Politicians from all parties previously bel...

Child benefit debate rumbles on

The rumblings of discontent regarding the Government's plans to remove child benefit from some higher earners show no signs of abating. The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) suggests that peopl...

Anger persists over child benefit plans

We've all got our views on the Government's plans to reform the child benefit system. And now it seems even some Conservative MPs are keen to speak out against the Coalition's proposals. Ministers intend to...