"Why does the online application look different?"
When you go to file a new claim, you may be randomly chosen to see our newly improved application. Our aim is to replace the current application with this one that is easier for all applicants.
"How are you preventing identity fraud?"
Unemployment claimants must verify their identity using the security vendor ID.me. You can also let us know if you suspect your identity has been compromised.
"What does it mean if my claim is pending, or not payable at this time?"
Many claimants see these messages and aren't sure what, if anything, they need to do about them.
"How do I complete an application?"
Get step-by-step instructions for our application process and find out what happens after you file.
You can have your benefits deposited directly to your bank account, or loaded onto a prepaid debit card.
We offer opportunities for unemployed workers to obtain job training or education while collecting benefits.
Knowing what to expect in the mail can help you better manage your Unemployment Insurance claim.