I'm new to the forum and just to explain, I am a full time carer for my mum who have had a stroke, has dementia and cannot run her own finances.
I personally have a number of debts incurred when I was a student which, due to my caring responsibilities, have been unable to sort out.
I have banked with NatWest since 2001. I worked for 6months after graduation in 2001 before becoming a full time carer.
For those who are unaware, benefit claiments now have to have their benefit paid directly into a bank account. Both my carers allowence and my mothers benefits due to her condit