If you have reached the minimum qualifying age. Then you might qualify for Pension Credit. Pension Credit is a benefit. That will provide you with extra money every week.
Pension Credit is made up of two elements. Guarantee Credit and Savings Credit.
Guarantee Credit tops up your weekly income. If it is below £145.40 for a single person. Or £222.05 for couples.
Savings Credit is an extra payment. For people who have saved money towards their retirement.
You are not required. To pay tax on Pension Credit.
For more information about Pension Credit. Give the Pension Credit contact number a call 0843 850 2348.
There is additional information. On the Gov.uk website https://www.gov.uk/pension-credit/overview.
Do I Qualify for Pension Credit
To qualify for Guarantee Credit. You must must live in United Kingdom. Plus you or your partner. Should have reached Pension Credit qualifying age.
To qualify for the extra Savings Credit. You or your partner must be 65 years of age or over.
You will be treated as a couple if you live with your husband. Or your wife or partner. If you move abroad. You won’t qualify for Pension Credit.
You can call the Pension Credit phone number 0843 850 2348.
When you apply for Pension Credit. They will work out, what your income is.
Income includes pensions. It also includes most social security benefits.
Income also include savings or investments over £10,000.
If you want more information. Use the Pension Credit contact number 0843 479 2471.
You can get advice or leaflets about Pension Credit. From your local Service Information Point http://pensions-service.direct.gov.uk/en/information-points/home.asp.
Or give them a call to arrange an appointment. The Pension Credit contact number is 0843 850 2348.
Pension Credit will be paid into an account. For example a bank account or a building society bank. You will need to provide your bank or building society account details. When you are applying for Pension Credit.
Phone the Pension Credit phone number. If your circumstances have changed. Then this can affect how much Pension Credit you get.
The Pension Credit telephone number is 0843 850 2348.
The Textphone number is 0800 169 0133.
The phone lines are open. Monday to Friday. From 8am to 6pm.
How to Claim Pension Credit
The easiest way to apply for Pension Credit. Is by calling them. The Pension Credit contact number. For Claims is 0843 850 2348.
The Textphone number is 0800 169 0133
Lines are open Monday to Friday. From 8am to 6pm.
Alternatively you can send form PC1. To your local pension centre https://www.gov.uk/find-pension-centre
You will need your National Insurance number to make a claim. You will also need to provide. Information about your income and savings.
If you are unhappy with the decision. About your Pension Credit application. Then use the GL24 form. To appeal the decision about your Pension Credit application.
You can call the Pension Credit customer services number. If you want assistance or support.
Their number is 0843 850 2348.