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i am thinking of starting a business but worried
My life seems to be passing me by. My daughter has suggested i start a small business but i am worried.
I have had UC on my back for nearly a year now and i am having an assessment next month about my ability to work.
I have tried to explain to them but they are not listening that some days i cannot leave the house due to the amount of pain i am in. I have told them if i got a job in the normal world then i would be sakced within a week.
I explained to them that is because at work i could be in so much pain that i would need to come home. And, other days i would be phoning up sick because i would be in too much pain to go to work.
I am on full PIP which comes up for renewal next year. I am worried that if i try and get a part of my life back and start a business which would be like a blog or something similar working from home then i would be looked at different.
I am concerned that they would take my car aware which is a life saver for me and helps with my depression and as my councillor says is an important therapy tool.
I just do not know if it is worth starting a business to try and get some self respect back and then when it comes to my pip re-assessment they say, well you have started a business, so you do not need help from us.
My councillor thinks it would help with my depression. I really do not know what to do for the best
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