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Housing Benefits Calculator

Do you know what benefits you are entitled to? Find out exactly what you are owed - quickly and easily - with Age UK's personalised benefits calculator.

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Private landlords have received almost £10bn from the taxpayer in housing benefit

Taxpayer money paid to private landlords doubles over 10 years, reaching almost £10bn The National Housing Federation calculates that £9.3bn of the £24bn housing benefit last year went to landlords in the private rented sector, up from just £4.6bn in 2005/06

Turn2us - to access benefits and grants http://www.turn2us.org.uk/ Turn2us helps people access the money available to them – through welfare benefits, grants and other financial help.

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It is impossible to calculate the number of lies, deceptions and actual frauds that took place over the years in order to facilitate this transfer of social housing to private hands, with the beneficiaries having contributed a small fraction of the value of the assets they acquired. You are unlikely to hear them described as “benefits cheats” – they are too well-spoken for that. They are the kind of people who can tell you where to source ethically produced bulgur wheat

Student Loan Calculator How much do you need to make to pay off your debt? http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/your-money/student-loan-repayment-calculator.html?_r=0

A Basic Sourdough Recipe from sourdough specialist Vanessa Kimbell using a sourdough starter. Step by step instructions on how to make sourdough bread

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Revealed: hitlist of welfare cuts facing Britain's next chancellor

Revealed: coalition proposals to cut welfare for sick, poor, young and disabled. Exclusive: ‘Extremely controversial’ ideas by civil servants include benefit freeze and making it harder for sick people to claim state aid, leaked papers show The Conservatives have proposed cutting £12bn in welfare after the election, without specifying how. The Conservatives have proposed cutting £12bn in welfare after the election, without specifying how. A list of “very, highly or extremely controversial”…