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Money Saving Expert - Coronavirus Financial Help & Rights

on Thu, 26/03/2020 - 6:31pm

Martin Lewis' Money Saving Expert website has put together a helpful Coronavirus page specifically tackling financial help & rights, including sick pay, mortgages, rental help, energy top-ups, cancelled events & more.

It includes advice on:-

  • Financial product help
    • Mortgages - cheaper rates & 3mth payment holidays
    • Savings - unlock fixed-term savings if needed
  • Help for renters
  • Employee support (incl redundancy rights)
    • You can get statutory sick pay from day one
    • You CAN take time off work to look after kids
  • Your rights if you're self-employed
    • Check your benefit entitlements
  • Prepaid energy top-up help
  • Your rights on cancellations, subscriptions etc
    • Money back for cancelled events
    • Partial refunds for train season tickets

You can find the details here, on the Money Saving Expert website:-

They have also put together a Coronavirus Travel Rights page, which includes information on holiday refunds, travel insurance cover and more; see here:-

Also sign up to his weekly email; here's the lates, dated 25th March:-