Rent arrears ‘much worse than feared’ ahead of UK cost of living crisis
Hundreds of thousands of universal credit claimants were trapped in severe debt even before ministers cut payments by £87 per month.
Universal credit cut: Senior NHS nurse says she goes to work worrying about bailiffs
A single mother of two told The Big Issue even a high-responsibility NHS job – and universal credit – can’t lift her family out of poverty.
Life as a debt advisor: Universal credit is the one constant struggle
The £20 universal credit increase doesn’t fix the system but it has made a noticeable difference. The lifeline must stay, says StepChange’s Jonathan Davies