File Unemployment

The is a detailed guide to unemployment insurance, compensation and benefits. It's a private website whose task is to lend a hand to people who are unemployed, find the resources they require and respond to their questions. This is not a government website nor are we associated with the government.

This site is your guide, dealing with unemployment and seeking a new job. We want to demonstrate people that they are not unaided, that there is assistance for them and that others have been in the same situation and succeeded.



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We show how to file for unemployment, the eligibility requirements, claim initial, weekly and extension benefits, calculate and compute weekly benefits and much more.

Questions and Comments

  • Unemployment Benefits Eligibility
    By Suzanne, on April 23, 2014:
    I was “let go” from my company after 10.5 years ( my position was eliminated ). I live in California and I established a company before I was laid off. My company has not made any money and I am planning on either dissolving or merging it at...

  • Ohio Unemployment Benefits
    By Bonnie, on April 21, 2014:
    first tier of unemployment ends this week will I be eligible for any extensions ??

  • Unemployment Benefits Eligibility
    By Terra, on April 17, 2014:
    I was on unemployment last year from January through mid-October, then my extensions ran out. I got a job at the end of October and was employed until yesterday when I was laid off. Will I qualify for unemployment based on my collecting unemployment almost...

  • California Unemployment Benefits
    By Becca, on April 16, 2014:
    I’m in California. Original claim ran from 04/13 thru 04/14. Received 26 wks. tier 1 of extension, like all cut off end of 12/13. At one year of original filing received de429l invalid claim for 04/06/14 & received de429z notice of award with new...

  • Connecticut Unemployment Benefits
    By Stephen, on April 16, 2014:
    If I collect Conneticut unemployment but move out of state, am I still eligible?

  • Minnesota Unemployment Benefits
    By Bob, on April 14, 2014:
    My unemployment benefits run out June 8, 2014 will I be eligible for additional benefit, as of June 8, 2014 I will have only drawn 27 weeks of benefit