Money and benefit welfare advice

Find out about and get extra help with universal credit, benefits, budgeting and debt problems.

Affordable loans

If you need a loan whether it's because you need help paying for unexpected outgoings or to cover the cost of bills, birthdays or holidays, there are services which can help you, even if you have a poor credit history.
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Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs. It’s normally paid monthly but some claimants can have it paid more frequently. You may be able to get it if you’re on a low income, out of work or you cannot work.
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Debt advice and budgeting

If you are starting to miss bill payments, don’t ignore the problem. You need to take action quickly to stop the situation getting any worse. Let us help you so your debt doesn't spiral out of hand.
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Riverside Scotland does not insure the contents in your home so you should consider taking the steps to protect your personal belongings.
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Benefit advice

Whether you are employed or unemployed you could be one of the millions of people missing out on financial help, benefits, tax credits or grants available to you. Every year £2.5 billion in benefits and services are left unclaimed.
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