A guide to state benefits

Understanding what state benefits are available to your clients is fundamental to calculating their protection gap and advising them on what cover they need.

It’s difficult enough to keep track of all the different benefits available, let alone the specific criteria that would allow someone to claim them. Our guide can help. 

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CPD learning outcomes - 30 minutes

After reading this guide, you'll have an understanding of:

  • Recent developments in the welfare system
  • The state benefits which are available
  • The financial impact if someone has no cover and has to rely on the Government
Last updated: 23 Jan 2019

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