TUPE stands for the “Transfer of Undertakings Regulations” and they are designed to protect the rights of employees when their employer changes, when the business is sold or the job is outsourced to a different organisation. These regulations were revised in January 2014. Here we will look at how TUPE affects employers and employees.
If you’ve been unfortunate enough to be affected by the recent flooding and your home has been damaged, then we understand that you'll be feeling upset and shocked by the experience. There are things that you can do now to speed up your home insurance claim and get back into your home as soon as possible. By following the advice given here you should be able to ensure that your insurance claim progresses smoothly and quickly.
The floods might have given Government ministers plenty of photo opportunities while standing in flood waters in their wellington boots, and the prime minister might have pledged the “Whatever it takes, money will not be the object", but what is the government really doing to help flood victims in the UK? With even more storms on the way action is needed urgently.
We've had a pretty cold winter, and it seems that the UK's weather is edging towards even colder conditions. So, for many people, it's important to know how you can reduce your bills when trying to stay warm.
The small claims court is an effective way to claim money from an individual or a company that you consider has tried to wrong you. The maximum sum that you can claim is £10,000; you can make the claim online; and it isn’t necessary to use a lawyer, although it may help to use one if you aren’t sure about the procedure.
Child Benefits are payments that you can claim for each of your children. The benefit is paid either every four weeks or weekly depending on your circumstances. It can be claimed by anyone who is eligible and it is paid independently of income or savings, though there are tax implications for high earners.
Divorce can be a distressing experience; so it isn’t surprising that depression can be a consequence for some people. The best way to deal with it involves regaining control of your feelings and your life. Here are 5 tips to deal with post-divorce depression that could help you to get back on track.
Among all of the mixed emotions you will be feeling after divorce; guilt may be one of them. Whatever the reasons for your divorce, we understand that none of the decisions you made would have been made lightly, so you should not feel at fault.
We've put together some steps to take if you are feeling guilt after a divorce, to help you accept the decisions you have made and move on.