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Budgeting advance

jojo7777 Member Posts: 39 Listener
Hi,I paid off my remaining budgeting advance today in full, via debt management,how long before it's updated on my universal credit journal as paid off so I can reapply plz


  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 31,369 Disability Gamechanger

    I don't think anyone can answer that question because it's like asking how long is a piece of string. Hopefully it will be done soon, just keep checking your journal is all i can advise.
  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 8,578 Scope online community team
    Hi @jojo7777. It can take up to a week to clear on their system but it's important to remember that budgeting advances are discretionary and there's no guarantee you'll be accepted for one. If you give them a call they should be able to tell you if an advance is available for you. 
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