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Ferret Information Systems

The experts in social welfare advice and assessments

Price List

WELFARE BENEFITS

FERRET ucFORWARD
The first benefits advice tool that brings together an accurate, simple assessment of a client’s current entitlement to benefits and tax credits with an assessment of their situation under the new benefits schemes including Universal Credit and the new Pension Credits scheme.

Annual charge £95.00

FERRET ucMOBILE
The ucForward welfare benefits calculation system installed on a Windows 8.1 tablet to provide the perfect mobile solution for combined calculations under both the current and Universal Credit schemes. Full Windows 8.1 tablet includes Office 365 for 1 year. Prices of tablets are constantly changing and Ferret will supply appropriate tablets for specific needs of customers at our cost price.

Windows 8 Tablet £POA

Annual charge £95.00

FERRET Fintal 2
The new generation of Ferret’s industry standard Equity Release advice tool. Combines comprehensive means tested benefits and tax assessments with advanced impact assessments of equity release schemes for clients. Full graphical and tabular reports enable advisers and clients to immediately understand the impacts of their potential Equity Release choices.

Annual charge £145.00

FERRET pensionForward The essential tool for those advising under the new pensions freedoms. Combines comprehensive means tested benefits and grants tax assessments with detailed assessments of the impact of taking capital or income from pension schemes. Full graphical and tabular reports enable advisers and clients to immediately understand the impacts on overall income of their options for making use of their pension savings.

Annual charge £145.00

FERRET incomeForward incomeForward brings together the Equity Release and pensions calculations from Fintal 2 and pensionForward into one integrated product.

Annual charge £185.00

FERRET FERRCALC
PC based quick calculator for experts. Calculates means tested benefits and tax & pension credits.

Annual charge £65.00

WEBBEN / WEBBEN PRO / NON MEANS TESTED BENEFITS
Modular web based welfare benefits calculations and information for use directly by citizens or advisers.

Price on Application

WELFARE REFORM SOLUTIONS

BEAT THE CUTS!
This is a package of products and services designed to allow local authorities to ‘flood’ their area with benefits awareness, knowledge and assessments. Includes welfare benefits software, e-learning and benefits review/reassessment web service.

Price on Application

FERRET’S FUTURE BENEFIT MODEL (FFBM)
The FFBM is a sophisticated tax-benefits model designed to analyse the effects of changes in the benefits system over a rolling five year horizon. The model has been widely used by local government, housing associations, academics and the third sector.

Price on Application

STRATI
Ferret's web services benefits calculation solution. It allows individual or bulk assessments, reviews or reassessments to be carried out quickly and easily.

Price on Application

HOUSING GRANTS

RENOVATOR
Calculates entitlement to Housing Grants.

Renovator PC

*Renovator PC program licence £235.00

**Maintenance of Renovator PC £190.00


* A “once off” fee payable at the commencement of a contract.
** For 12 months software updating and for access to the Ferret Helpline. Payable in advance.

DISABLED FACILITIES GRANTS APPLICATION FORM SUITE
A suite of DFG application forms supplied in .pdf format. Customised with address, logo and other elements as required. Kept up to date with legislative changes. No limit to number of installations or copies printed.

Annual charge £99.00

FERRET RENOVATION GRANTS LAW - Sources and Commentary
A CD ROM containing a comprehensive encyclopaedia of Housing Grants legislation and guidance. Fully searchable, extensively hyperlinked.

Annual charge £245.00

OTHER WELFARE BENEFIT SOLUTIONS

CITIZREP
Probably the most advanced tool for data collection and assessment available today. Operates on desktop and mobile platforms. Designed for multiple assessments in a single session and is extremely flexible and configurable.

Price on Application

BAMM
Public access kiosk software for calculation of welfare benefits.

Price on Application

SOCIAL SECURITY LAW ENCYCLOPEDIA (SSL) - Archive Edition

The SSL delivers easy access to an extensive digital archive of welfare benefits related legislation, precedent, guidance and commentary, and is a powerful tool for advisers, students, researchers, librarians and academics. full, perpetual licence is available for a one off cost:

Standalone installation £39.00

Server installation £95.00

TRAINING

Please contact us or visit http://www.ferret.co.uk/training for details of current courses available including Welfare Reform, PIP and Housing Grants. In-house and e-learning options available.

FERRET SUPPORT

Updating - All Ferret software is updated as required by changes to legislation, usually via web-based auto-updating or email based processes.
Ferret Helpline - Free to customers. Ferret consultants provide support on the use of our systems and the legislation on which our programs are based. Available 9-5, Monday-Friday (excluding bank holidays)

PRICES

All prices excluding VAT. Prices are liable to change at any time.
Products supplied subject to Ferret Information Systems Ltd standard terms and conditions.

DISCOUNTS

Discounts are available for multiple purchases of PC based software as follows:

ucForward / pensionForward /Fintal 2 / incomeForward - discount rate of 5% for 2 to 9 copies and 10% for 10 or more copies. Larger discounts apply for 25 copies or more.

FerrCalc / Renovator PC - discount rate of 10% for 2 to 9 copies and 15% for 10 or more copies. Larger discounts apply for 25 copies or more.

DEMONSTRATION SOFTWARE

Free demonstration programs are available for most PC and Pocket PC software.

Accessibility Contacts Announcements

4 Coopers Yard, Curran Road, Cardiff, CF10 5NB - Wales, UK
Office: 029 2064 3333 Customer Support: 029 2064 4444
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