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Maternity allowance

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user1494849639 Mon 15-May-17 13:05:39

Hello, I was wondering if anyone had any information for me. I'm currently unemployed, I have a 1 year old and I am 6 months pregnant. I took maternity from my last job and decided not to go back and be a full time mummy to my little girl. I am now wondering if I am entitled to any sort of income, my husband works and we get child tax credits and child benefits but I was wondering if I was entitled to any maternity money or something along them lines? Any info would be great. Thanks x

AndNowItIsSeven Mon 15-May-17 13:08:28

No just £13 something child benefit weekly.

arbrighton Mon 15-May-17 13:13:10

Maternity allowance is for the self employed or those who are working but not eligible for SMP for example if they haven't worked in a place for long enough.

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