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.

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 Insurance Common Questions
    By Erin, on March 13, 2018:
    Hi, I have been working at my job for 3 1/2 years and they have announced that they are relocating 55 miles from my house. It will take me an hour and 10 minutes to get to the new job site. That is too far for me as I would need to get a new car as my...

  • West Virginia Unemployment Benefits
    By diana goodwin, on March 12, 2018:
    I left my job and moved to another area in WV. Will I be eligible for unemployment? It is difficult to find a job in the area I moved to

  • Michigan Unemployment Benefits
    By gregg, on March 12, 2018:
    i worked full time in Michigan for 37 straight years was laid off dec of 2017 how long am i able to collect unemployment benefits the person i talked at unemployment office said 20 weeks i understood it to be 52 one full year?

  • California Unemployment Benefits
    By Patti Wright, on March 10, 2018:
    I receive a small pension and Social security. I had a P/T job but got laid off. Do I qualify for unemployment benefits?

  • Florida Unemployment Benefits
    By Larry, on March 7, 2018:
    I have to leave my job, I live 3 hours north of were I work, and lost my apartment after 3 years. i can no longer work without a place to live and i cannot drive 3 hours each way every day. Would I be eligible for unemployment.

  • Pennsylvania Unemployment Benefits
    By Lannia, on March 6, 2018:
    I applied on 1/22. I received a letter dated 2/15 saying that I was eligible to receive benefits. the first payment has been made my account 3/5/18, but it only for the two most recent weeks. I know there is a waiting week. I was expecting to be paid for...