Universal Credit and Credit Union Accounts

One of the worries about the new Universal Credit currently being rolled out in phases is direct payment to landlords. Although it looks like direct payment will be possible in much the same way as is currently available (where a certain amount of arrears are reached...

Nine out of ten landlords owed rent by LHA tenants

Almost nine out of ten (87%) landlords who accept housing benefit tenants have had problems with rent not being paid on time, with one in ten (11%) saying they have had tenants who stopped paying their rent altogether.   Out of all landlords, more than half (59%)...