Claimants to be able to logon to Universal Credit via PayPal!
The UK Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have just disclosed the contract details for the supply of logon services for Universal Credit, the biggest shake-up of benefits calculation for over 40 years. Later this year claimants will be able to logon via any of eight ‘ID Providers’
The surprise is that until this week DWP had only mentioned seven ID Providers. One more ID Provider has just been added to the list, it is the only bank awarded the contract – and it’s PayPal!
Here is the information hidden away on the 4th Page of the contract details:
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