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August 2023

MaPS publishes findings from call for evidence on debt advice clients with deficit budgets

31 Aug 2023 | Posted In Money advice news

Money & Pensions Service (MaPS) published a call for evidence on deficit budgets in August 2022, with the aim of: Developing a greater knowledge of deficit budget clients, including the different client cohorts that exist and their respective needs. Learning how debt advice might support deficit budget clients to achieve better, longer-lasting outcomes, and what […]

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Bob’s Blog: MALG Update August 2023

15 Aug 2023 | Posted In Bob's Blog (MALG updates)

Hello again to all our Members and Associates!It may not feel like August weather-wise here in the UK but before we know it it’ll be September and the start of conference season. Before that time comes, we have a few things to update you on…   MALG Member Engagement Survey results Thank you to everyone […]

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New Policy in Practice analysis: £19 billion of support goes unclaimed each year

02 Aug 2023 | Posted In Money advice news

New analysis by Policy in Practice has found that the total amount of unclaimed income-related benefits and social tariffs is now £18.7 billion a year. They estimate that £7.5 billion of Universal Credit is unclaimed by 1.2 million eligible households and £2.9 billion of Council Tax Support is unclaimed by over 2.7 million eligible households each […]

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