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Advice and information

Our factsheets give you practical advice on issues such as money, work and family.  If you can't find what you're looking for our  helpline advisers are only a free phonecall away. Or watch an advisor explain the issues on Gingerbread's iMama tv channel.

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Use our clickable infographic to find out how to get started as self-employed

Income support advice

This month's online advice session focuses on income support - send in your questions before 18 July

Benefits calculator

The Turn2us Benefits Calculator will help you check your benefit entitlements as a single parent

Tax credits

Households will now be receiving renewal packs for their tax credits - we explain what's involved

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