Here are links to Advice Guide, the online resource from Citizens Advice:
Housing: know your rights and responsibilities if you're renting, have a mortgage or are homeless.
Benefits: get the help that you're entitled to if you are working, unemployed, sick, disabled, a parent, young or old.
Employment: find out about your rights at work, pay, time off and your options if problems arise.
Money & debt: help to understand your finances and deal with your debt problems.
Consumer: when you buy goods or services the law gives you consumer rights to protect you from being treated unfairly.
Other: relationships, tax, healthcare, law and your rights, education, nationality and more!
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- Council tax is probably one of your largest bills, so make sure you are paying the right amount! There are three things you can check. Are you in the right Council Tax band? If your house or flat is much the same as others in the road / block, then you should all be in […]
- In 2016 one in four people in Merton, and throughout the UK, will experience problems with their mental health. Many of these people will not receive the treatment they need, and will instead suffer alone. Unattended, poor mental health can impact work, families, relationships and communities; affecting a person’s ability to live life to its […]
- The end of lifetime council tenancies is being proposed as the government introduced a late amendment to the Housing & Planning Bill currently making its way through parliament. If passed, the new law will introduce mandatory five year reviews for any new council tenancies to see if social housing is still appropriate for the tenant. […]