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SLIDING SCALE GUIDE
• I am unable to meet my basic needs (food, housing, clothing, and transportation)
• I am receiving ESA/JSA/UC, DLA/PIP, or working tax credits, am unemployed or on low income.
• I use food banks.
• I have no or very limited expendable income and walk because I can’t afford public transport. (Expandable income might mean you are able to buy coffee or tea at a shop, go to the cinema or a concert, buy new clothes, books and similar items each month, etc.)
• I rarely buy new items because I am unable to afford them.
• I cannot afford a holiday or have the ability to take time off without financial burden.
£4 or 6
• I am employed but stress about meeting my basic needs, although I still achieve them.
• I may have some debt but it does not stop me meeting my basic needs.
• I can afford public transport. If I have a car/access to a car I can afford petrol.
• I have access to financial savings or some expendable income.
• I shop new and second-hand.
• I can take a holiday annually or every few years without financial burden.
• I am comfortably able to meet all of my basic needs, have savings and an expendable income.
• I may have some debt but it doesn’t stop me meeting basic needs.
• I own my home or property or I rent a higher-end property.
• I can afford public and private transport. If I have a car/access to a car I can afford petrol.
• I can always buy new items if I need to.
• I can afford an annual holiday to take time off.