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    Job Seekers Allowance whilst Self Employed ??
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    • 27th Jan 09, 10:23 PM
    Job Seekers Allowance whilst Self Employed ?? 27th Jan 09 at 10:23 PM
    Firstly, I apologise if this is on the wrong board - for some reason I could not post on the benefits board :confused:

    Anyway, my hubby is self employed but he has had only 2 days work (bringing in 190) in 8 weeks and things are getting rather tight now financially. He is actively seeking work, ie. advertising etc but the phone isn't ringing and it seems to be same in general locally in the construction trade.

    We are not sure if he can claim job seekers allowance or any other benefit whilst he has no work - can anyone advise please ?

    Many thanks in advance to those who reply.
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