It may be that a person is able to get an advance payment during this time, however this must be repaid – with repayments starting out of the first payment.
Amid the outbreak of coronavirus, many may fear the potential impact on their finances, should they be required to self-isolate or they test positive for coronavirus.
As of 9am on March 9, 2020, 319 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK, Public Health England confirmed.
Of these, three patients who tested positive for COVID-19 have died.
Amid the coronavirus outbreak, Citizens Advice is urging the Chancellor of the Exchequer to shore up protections for millions of workers in the upcoming Budget, taking place on Wednesday.