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'You never imagine that you have to save for cancer.'
'Having an adviser took away some of the stress and worry so that I could focus on recovery.'
'Without Macmillan I wouldn’t have proceeded with the benefit application.'
'I used to dread the postman pushing bills through the door.'
Order or download information about financial issues to have nearby when you're thinking about debt and borrowing. It can help you make decisions.
Over 1 in 3 people living with cancer feel the cold more. Macmillan has been working with npower to help people keep warm without the worry.
Whether you're an employee, caring for someone with cancer while working, or self-employed, there are laws in place to support you.
Find out where to get benefits advice and financial information near you. We provide support and advice on all aspects of welfare and benefits.
Read our blog for travel insurance recommendations and advice from people who have been away since their cancer diagnosis.
Share experiences and advice on practical issues when living with cancer, such as money, work, benefits, travel insurance, transport, food and drink, organising support at home, or getting specialist equipment.
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Our information is also reviewed by people affected by cancer to ensure it is as relevant and accessible as possible. Thank you to all those people who reviewed what you're reading and have helped our information to develop.
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