The deadline for renewing your tax credits is July 31st. Don’t miss the deadline.
If you need to renew your tax credit claim, make sure you contact the tax credit helpline in time
If you claim tax credits you should normally receive your renewal form by the end of June, although you may have received it earlier, depending on your situation. Whether or not you need to do anything depends on exactly what you've been sent. How do you renew your tax credits?
Children's apps and debit cards to help manage money
What's available if you want to give your child a debit card or help them manage pocket money?
There are several different online apps and prepaid debit cards on the market, designed to help your child manage their money (or so the companies say). What’s on offer, how do they work and how much do they cost?
The government plans to give working parents help with childcare costs
The childcare tax break would be worth up to £2,000 a year per child - but only from 2015
The government wants to introduce a tax break to help with childcare costs, which could be worth up to £2,000 for each child, per year. That’s the good news. The bad news is that it won’t come in until the autumn of 2015. It will initially be available to children aged up to five, but will be available to under 12s within a year of that roll-out. How will it work and how will you be able to claim it?