Pay to Stay
The Money Advice Service has produced an easy to use online budget planner to help you manage your bills and outgoings.
This useful service may allow you to identify changes you need to make in future to manage your finances.
To use this useful service, just click here.
Important Information about Universal Credit
If you are of working age and were intending to make a new claim for housing benefit, you may now be required to claim help towards your housing costs as part of your Universal Credit claim.
You will NOT be able to claim for help with your council tax as part of your Universal Credit claim. You MUST make a separate claim to East Lothian Council for this.
You can make a claim for council tax reduction online.