Author Archives: john graham

Reluctant Benefits still at Sea

This is a continuation of my last week’s blog on welfare benefits.   ( You can see all the posts on this subject by clicking on “Welfare Benefits “ in the Tag Cloud ) I have been surfing around for days … Continue reading

Posted in ELDERLY UK POLICY | Tagged | 2 Comments

LLLP Derailment.

I have been surfing around looking for welfare benefits solutions for what seems like an age.  So this weekend I am going to have a break and write about some thing different. Ever since the Last Laugh Looney Party has been … Continue reading

Posted in SMILES | Tagged | 3 Comments

Reluctant Benefits Koan

The path to benefits entitlement, is not paved with enlightenment. Benefits Streets aren’t paved with gold. They are more like illusory rainbows.   Reform is beset by political indecision. Met swiftly with opposition derision. The virtue of benefit is washed … Continue reading

Posted in ELDERLY UK POLICY | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Reluctant Welfare Benefits and Benefits

This is a continuation of my last week’s blog on welfare benefits.   ( You can see all the posts on this subject by clicking on “Welfare Benefits “ in the Tag Cloud ) Perhaps I should start with what I … Continue reading

Posted in ELDERLY UK POLICY | Tagged | 1 Comment

“Peak Stuff”

Economists are funny people with some very strange ideas.   They are always forecasting things which rarely come true.   Today I read for the first time about the theory of “peak stuff”.  It is not a concept I have … Continue reading

Posted in Economy | Tagged | 1 Comment

Reluctant Welfare Benefits

I have decided to start a thread about welfare benefits for older people.   It may we’ll go on over several months as it is a large issue and to many people, including me, an unfathomable subject.      Nonetheless … Continue reading

Posted in ELDERLY UK POLICY | Tagged | 3 Comments

Banking Security

My money is safe in the bank.    So safe I can’t get at it ! My bank card expires at the end of the month and normally a few weeks before that I am automatically sent a new one. … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on | 1 Comment