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Avoiding Pension Scams

At a time when savers have more flexibility than ever over their pensions, it is inevitable that scurrilous criminals are plotting to steal people’s retirement pots. Fortunately, new regulations came into force on 30 November 2021 which aim to tackle these pension scams. The not so easy to say, Occupational and Personal Pension Schemes (Conditions […]

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Warrington Housing Association awarded a G1 and V1 Regulatory judgement

What does G1 mean?  G1 – Compliant – WHA meets the governance requirements   What does V1 mean?  V1 – Compliant – WHA meets the viability requirements and has the financial capacity to deal with a wide range of adverse scenarios    Regulatory judgements and notices are the regulator’s official view of a housing provider and […]

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Top Tips on staying toasty this Christmas

The festive season is … a time for seeing family, exchanging gifts, indulging in favourite foods and enjoying cosy time in front of the telly. But spending so much time at home can lead to expensive heating bills, especially now that the cost has significantly shot up. We have some top tips which should keep […]

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Covid Plan B announced for England

People in England are being asked to work from home again if possible and facemasks will be compulsory in most public spaces to limit the spread of Omicron What are the new rules? From Friday (10/12/2021) Face masks will be required in more public settings, including theatres and cinemas From Monday (13/12/2021) people will be […]

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A week in the life of… our customer voice officer

A week in the life of Bernie Hubble, Warrington Housing Association’s customer voice officer Monday This week is busy, as a cycling race is finishing right outside our building. We have invited our partners in The Gateway to attend our office to view the finish. The Gateway is the building where we are based and […]

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Staying Safe and in Control this Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2021 will probably feel a little different than previous years. Quite a few major retailers have already gone from our high streets and the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic are still being felt, causing reluctance in some people to go to busy places to do their Christmas shopping. More and […]

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Coping with the Cut

As the £20 per week cut to Universal Credit payments begins to have an impact on people’s lives, our Money Advice Officer explores possible ways to minimise the impact of this reduction. Give your Universal Credit claim a once-over Considering how complex Universal Credit can be, the DWP are still making lots of mistakes in […]

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Talk Money Week

Talk Money Week begins on 8th November 2021 and Warrington Housing Association will be joining the conversation. This is an annual event arranged by the Money & Pensions Service to try and break down the taboo of talking about money. 9 out of 10 UK adults say they find it difficult to talk about money […]

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Keeping safe this Halloween & Bonfire Night

Halloween and Bonfire Night can be a fun family event, often but dreaded by others. We know that Halloween and Bonfire Night weren’t the same last year due to the impact of the Pandemic, all events and parties were cancelled to help stop the spread of Covid. This year, all Covid restrictions have been lifted […]

Testimonials

“Thank you so much for your help in getting me set up in my new home” 

Anonymous – WHA Resident

“We’re really grateful for the excellent service we received from Warrington Housing Association’s Money Adviser and the extra money has made a big difference, helping us hire a gardener and be able to go to LifeTime more often where we enjoy singing in the choir”

Mr & Mrs Holland – WHiA Customers

“I’m so grateful to Warrington Housing Association for reaching out to me to make sure I’m claiming my full benefit entitlements”

Ms Heseltine – WHA Resident

“We couldn’t have navigated the benefits system without the fantastic help we received from Warrington Housing Association’s Money Adviser”

Andrew & Eileen – WHA Residents

“I felt like a big weight had been lifted off my shoulders and that I had somebody on my side”

Barbara, WHA resident

Warrington Housing Association 

Contact Us

Tel: 01925 246810
Fax: 01925 246814
Email: admin@wha.org.uk

Warrington Housing Association, the Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1SR

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