The Sure Start Maternity Grant is a one off payment of Â£500 to help with the costs of a new baby. It comes from the Social Fund and you donâ€™t have to pay it back
Income Support â€“ these are just the bare facts as it can be complicated, there is Â a lot more information is available at the sites recommended.
- You may be able to get Income
New Deal for Lone Parents is a voluntary Jobcentre Plus programme designed to help lone parents into work. It is for parents who donâ€™t currently work but also those who currently work less than 16
We all like a bargain, so I bet the majority of you would prefer to save money when you buy on the internet. I got into buying on the internet before it was trendy.
I have two children so the idea of dragging them on the quest for a new item never filled me with enthusiasm. Now itâ€™s a way of life.
Do your homework before you shop â€“ if like me you have a choice of several supermarkets it can make your head hurt to remember which one is doing special offers on which products.Â mySupermarket.co.uk was recommended to me and when I tried it out I was astonished how much you can save just by comparing the supermarkets before hand.Â Â
Supermarket Loyalty Cards â€“ if they do one
Loyalty Cards and how they can earn you money