Category: Unemployment Compensation

Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees

Employees working with various federal agencies/departments constitute a significant number of workforces in the US. We must understand that federal employees are susceptible to being unemployed like any other person. There may be massive layoffs across government organisations/agencies as well. In such situations, a civilian federal employee who is separated from his job will be… Read More »

Workers Compensation Eligibility and Benefits

Workers’ compensation, also known as Workman’s comp, is a state-mandated insurance program that is administered by the federal government for federal and certain other types of employees. Each of the 50 states has its own customised programs for its citizens. An employee with a work-related illness or injury can get workers’ compensation benefits regardless of… Read More »

Part Time Jobs And Unemployment Insurance

If you move from a full-time job to a part-time job, will you still be eligible to receive UI (Unemployment Insurance)? If you only ever held a part-time job, which you just lost, would you still qualify for the benefits? Are these the questions that are worrying you? Fret not! We’ll answer them all! First… Read More »

Emergency Unemployment Compensation Sequestration – June 2013

Of all the budget decisions made over the past years in the history of the United States “Sequestration” comes as the hardest blow. Sequestration is across the board budget cuts to many federal sponsored programs including the Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) to reduce spendings of the government and channelize the funds towards other programs. These… Read More »

Utah Unemployment Insurance Claims and Benefits

Unemployment insurance is the temporary financial assistance provided by the state unemployment agencies to the eligible unemployed or part time workers. Claimants should be unemployed through no fault of their own and must be either looking for full time work, in approved training, or awaiting call letter or unemployment. Utah Eligibility Criteria Losing job won’t… Read More »

How Does Part-Time Work Reduce Unemployment Compensation

An advantageous aspect of working for yourself is you almost never get fired. That’s one of the reasons why many people who have full-time jobs also have a side business on the side. But unexpectedly, if you have lost your 9-5 job, you might want to think taking a gap from your business in order… Read More »