Benefit calculations

The entitledto calculator can help you check if you might be able to claim welfare benefits

Thank you for visiting the entitledto site. 

The people that use our website come from all walks of life. More than two million households use our calculators every year to determine their benefits entitlements. The employed, the underemployed and the unemployed, pensioners, teenagers, parents and singles. At entitledto we work hard to ensure that our benefits calculators are accurate and as easy to use as possible. Bear in mind that there are thousands of pages of legislation, regulations, orders and rules that underpin the benefits system. Hopefully you can understand that there are a few questions to get through.

You may be missing out on financial help that you are entitled to through welfare benefits. The entitledto calculator can help you check what you might be able to claim.

The benefits calculator can help you are:

  • Unemployed and looking for work
  • Ill or have disabilities
  • In work and on a low income
  • Caring for someone
  • Bringing up children
  • Retired

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Am very impressed by this site. Without it I would not have known I was entitled to Housing Benefit. I had struggled for 2 years as a Lone Parent without Housing Benefit and thanks to you am now finding it easier to make ends meet. Thank you!!

Ms Jane B, entitledto calculator user

Convinced? Great!  Get your own customised benefits report from our benefits calculator.

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We now have an account facility so you can save and access your benefits calculations. To use the account facility login or register for an account and you'll be able to view and edit your saved benefits calculations.

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