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Student who works and claims UC

georgs - 19/06/2018

I would have though that the student finance would be shown under "unearned income". If ...

HB refusal in UC full service are

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1) Issue a HB refusal, with appropriate notification from UC regs (A claim can no longer be made ...

Unreasonably High Private Sector Rent

jason squire - 19/06/2018

I think that HB-wise it's the son playing the system, rather than abusing it (perhaps the liv ...

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