Theresa May will not delay the roll-out of Universal Credit despite Labour winning a House of Commons vote calling for a pause in the introduction of the flagship benefit reform.
The roll-out of Universal Credit should be halted until issues with payments are resolved, the leader of Dundee City Council has said.
Inflation surged to its highest level for more than five years last month, increasing the financial pressure on households and boosting the prospect of an interest rate hike.
British pensioners have emerged as the winners from September’s inflation figures while households, benefit claimants and businesses face a financial squeeze.
A Dundee woman will not face charges alleging she swindled the taxpayer out of tens of thousands of pounds after appeal judges threw out the case.
The UK Government must stop the full roll-out of the "shambolic" Universal Credit system "until it is fixed", the Scottish Government has demanded.
More than 100,000 older people in Scotland are not claiming benefits they are entitled to, the Scottish Government has said.
A Dundee woman is to stand trial accused of falsely claiming to be a single mum to scam £32,000 in benefits.
Dundee is set for a huge employment boost with more than 750 benefits jobs set to come to the city, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon revealed today.
Folk in Dundee who claim benefits will experience big changes in November when the Universal Credit system is rolled out. We want those of you on benefits to tell us if you are aware of the changes and, if so, whether you expect to be better or worse off as a result.
A new benefits system set to be formally introduced in Dundee later this year is “broken” and its roll-out should be halted.
Single parent families face losing more than £4,000 a year in benefit cuts due to the UK Government's austerity drive, a new report has found.
A woman admitted that she fraudulently claimed more than £12,000 in benefits.
A man who received a company pension as well as a lump sum of more than £50,000 continued to claim pension credits, council tax benefit and housing benefit for three years, falsely claiming £43,800.
Thousands of Dundonians could lose their tax credits if they miss the deadline for renewing them.
The roll-out of an online claims system for Universal Credit in November could have a “Scrooge effect” and leave families penniless at Christmas, former minister Frank Field has claimed.
A Dundee man who lied to benefits bosses and scammed almost £40,000 in benefits has failed in his bid to appeal his sentence and conviction.
A woman allegedly fraudulently claimed more than £82,000 worth of benefits.
An HMRC worker who scammed her own bosses out of £65,000 after lying to them about her marriage has been jailed.
A Dundee woman fraudulently claimed £5,000 of income support and child tax benefit.