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EasyJet is on the verge of bankruptcy, with pre-tax losses of £1.1 billion. With annual results reporting a loss before tax of £1.136 billion, EASYJET has demonstrated the impact of the pandemic on the air travel sector. The low-cost carrier revealed that passenger numbers had dropped by more than half year on year, with revenue down 57 percent. Flights had to be rescheduled to focus on domestic flights and Europe, where passengers were subjected to the fewest restrictions. Russ Mould, an investment director at AJ Bell, predicted that easyJet would have a “bleak winter” as a result of the Omicron…

Next month, PIP claimants will receive a bonus payment – everything you need to know. PIP recipients will receive an extra one-time payment next month. PIP claimants will receive a £10 Christmas bonus next month if they are present or “ordinarily resident” in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, or Gibraltar during the qualifying week. The automatic payment should be deposited into the same account as one’s regular PIP benefits, but who is eligible and what should one do if they don’t get it? PIP is a state benefit designed to assist with the additional living costs associated…

France tightens tourist rules as Omicron causes panic throughout Europe. France tightens tourist rules as Omicron causes panic throughout Europe. French COVID-19 regulations have been tightened, affecting British tourists planning winter vacations. The new restrictions are in place because the Omicron variant is causing widespread concern in Europe. British visitors aged 12 and up must have a French pass sanitaire in order to visit tourist attractions and venues in France. Unvaccinated people will now have to take a test every 24 hours to receive a certificate. For visitors and residents, many establishments, such as restaurants, bars, and tourist attractions, require…

How much will you get if you apply for Universal Credit or Carer’s Allowance? THE GOVERNMENT intends to raise payments for Universal Credit and Carer’s Allowance next year. Benefits such as Universal Credit and Carer’s Allowance, as well as the state pension, are set to increase on April 11, 2022, according to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). The proposed payment rate changes by the government will be signed off on soon and will become law by April 2022. Carer’s Allowance payments will be increased to £69.70 per week next year from the current rate of £67.60 per week,…