Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

As ever, please make sure that your comments remain respectful of other people's opinions and keep to our online community house rules.

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Abcd1988
Abcd1988 Community member Posts: 11 Listener
Hey just looking some advice I get pips and lcwra and standard allownace with universal credit.i have been given a gift of 3 grand from a friend which I have put in bank do I have to declare my savings to universal credit?

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 56,272 Disability Gamechanger
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    If your total capital is less than £6,000
    it is ignored so you don’t need to declare it. 
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
  • Abcd1988
    Abcd1988 Community member Posts: 11 Listener
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    Thanks poppy appreciate your help 
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