Moneywise: how to boost your income and save money

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Independent Age
Independent Age
Date of publication
1 April 2016
Older Adults, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion
Social welfare
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This guide has been produced by Independent Age in order to help those of retirement age manage their finances. It provides advice on how to cut utility bills and claim the right benefits, and contains the following sections:

• Heating my home and reducing my fuel bills.
• Health or care costs.
• Housing costs.
• Travel costs.
• Emergency expenses.
• The extra costs of being a carer.
• Boosting my income in general.
• My taxes.

Each section provides websites addresses and phone numbers for relevant organisations, and services that provide advice for people on a low income.