post officeThe post office account system will continue until at least November 2021.
The accounts allow ‘simple’ banking facilities to about 2.5 million claimants and is particularly important for those who can’t get access to a bank account. One disadvantage is that claimants can not set up direct debit facilities as they might with a normal bank or Credit Union account.
Previously the government had planned to withdraw the accounts in March 2015.

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