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What is Child Benefit and how does it work?

Take-up of Child Benefit has fallen in recent years. We explore what it is and how it works, so you can decide if claiming is right for you.

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Who’s eligible for Child Benefit?

Understanding what can make you eligible – or not – for Child Benefit is essential for families seeking financial support. Find all you need to know about eligibility, so you can decide if claiming is right for you.

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What cost of living help is available now?

What cost of living help is available now?

Now the government’s Cost of Living payments have ended, we explore what help you can still get if you’re struggling with bills.

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How does the energy price cap affect your bills?

The energy price cap makes sure the 29 million people on their supplier’s default tariff pay a fair price for their energy. We’re exploring how it works and the effect it can have on your bills.

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