Cost of living support
The soaring cost of gas, electricity, groceries and petrol – combined with global supply-chain disruptions – are increasing the current cost of living from every direction. The resources below can provide help and support during these challenging times.
Government support for cost of living
The UK Government has announced a package of measures to help families with rising energy costs and other cost of living increases.
Managing your money in uncertain times
Free impartial guidance to make your money and pension choices clearer.
Getting help with the cost of living
Useful information on how you might be able to get help from the Government or your local council.
Budgeting and dealing with debt
PayPlan offer free simple debt advice to those who need it and have a useful online tool called Budget Smart.
Energy saving tips
Advice and support for your energy bills.
Other useful links that offer free cost of living help
Step Change debt charity that offers debt advice online
Additional help with your tax
Tax Help is a charity service providing people on lower incomes with free, independent, expert advice and tax help.
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