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Hi, I have had PIP for three years in May this year. I have received a letter telling me that this will end on the 2nd of May. The original application was completed for me by Macmillan which I was really grateful for, as I was unaware of this benefit at that time. It says on the letter to ring them and speak to their team, but I am not receiving any treatment at the moment. Does this mean I do not qualify for this any longer? I would welcome your advise. Thank you.
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I’d like you to speak to us again about your PIP, specifically our Welfare Rights Team. We’ll have a chat and discuss the letter you’ve received and what to do next. They’re available on freephone 0808 808 0000 and are available Monday – Friday 8am – 8pm and weekends 9am – 5pm. Please have the letter to hand when you call and we’ll have a chat about it. You can also speak to them online here and select the “Welfare Benefits & Grants” option.
If you need any support with personal finances such as mortgages, insurance policies, pensions or estate planning please let me know and I’ll see what we can do to help.
Hope to hear from you soon.
The Financial Guidance Service will not advise you on the merits of buying, selling or cancelling a specific financial product from any company. As a guidance service, we do not provide financial advice and we are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. No part of our service constitutes, nor is intended to constitute, a financial promotion within the meaning of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 nor an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity.
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