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What a scam...
Me and my partner was put on universal credit because its took 3/4 years trying to sort out whare I should be.. ie e.s.a p.i.p my disability is probably low end, advanced osteoarthritis and spondylitis... we sent off the correct forms told them I've not worked for a long time due to my knees and back and depression... they apparently overpaid us and we have to pay back nearly £4000. this system sucks my partner suffers from chronic fatigue syndrome.. we now have a shortfall big time, I didn't ever want to be on benefits but I've been through a hell of a lot the last couple of years, I guess a few people on here seen a recent post I put up. we ask for a advance payment which you have to pay £80 a month back out of universal credit. rent is through the roof council tax water gas on top. this is definitely not working for us, probably be homeless in a couple of months maybe sooner, the assessments are a joke for E. S. A and can't wait till the P. I. P assessment comes and I don't pass that... ?
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