Category Archives: Benefits

grrrr bloody benefits

Today for the first time I logged onto my rental account, hands up, first of all I haven’t done it since November, but since I knew my rent was going out of my bank account, I wasn’t too fussed at … Continue reading

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Oh buggery bullshit

I have my ESA assessment this week, ESA is a disability benefit, yep a year on and we are starting again. Its lovely a thing to start the New Year with and just what I have been desperate to do. … Continue reading

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I have been through the fires of hell and survived

Ok, maybe a tad over dramatic, but that cold was bad. I am still sniffling, but I no longer feel sick when I move or dizzy when I stand up. Monkey did end up catching it, but not as bad … Continue reading

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I know I keep mentioning it but…..

Tomorrow is the first day, when I may get my backpayment. I still haven’t received any letters from anyone, so I am in the dark, whether I am getting £2 or £200 or more. I am trying not to get … Continue reading

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The reason I am angry at the Government

I want to try and describe the reasons as to why I am angry at the Government for the benefit system we have in place, and to be fair its not just this Government its the opposition as well, who … Continue reading

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DWP Day 6

I checked my bank account and still no money (although this would of been a long shot) and no letter either. Just a warning incase my council is reading this, you are next. Here are some facts and figures for … Continue reading

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How much money is it saving?

Despite my lovely phone call this morning, I still had this idea brewing in my head, ever since my rant yesterday. I feel its important to get this out there. In July 2017 I was assessed for PIP, which is … Continue reading

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Coincidence? I think not

Yesterday, I had a full blown massive rant, first thank you for all of your support on it. If you would like to read it, its here.   This morning I received a phone call from the DWP, now first … Continue reading

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I am getting really pissed off now.

Those that have followed me for a while, will know that I can put a positive spin on almost anything and I have done for the majority of shit we go through. Being evicted- a massive adventure as we won’t … Continue reading

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And on goes the fight

Just to give you an idea of how much the UK benefit system screws people over. Last year, I had an overpayment on my child tax credits, within days, they had set the system up to start taking payments out … Continue reading

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