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Coronavirus

The measures to handle or financial impacts of COVID-19.

Trade credit reinsurance scheme to end

It will end on the originally planned date.

Unemployment decreases by 0.9%

The employment rate remains below pre-pandemic levels.

DWP rejects keeping £20 universal credit uplift

The Chancellor extended the increase by six months.

Working-from-home tax relief available for 2021/22

More than 550,000 workers have already claimed.

Rent debt threatens 330,000 hospitality jobs

Eviction bans are to end in July.

History shows COVID-19 debt ‘can be coped with’

The debt-to-income ratio was 250% in 1947.

New scheme launches to help people in debt

700,000 will benefit from Breathing Space scheme.

Self-employed income support scheme: Round Four

Everything you need to know as the fourth tranche of taxable grants open.

Gateway for self-employed grants opens

HMRC should have already alerted applicants.

Outdoor hospitality and non-essential retail reopen

Consumer confidence rebounds as lockdown measures ease.