Unemployment Insurance (UI) Checklist

22c_checkmark.jpg Apply as soon as you are unemployed.
22c_checkmark.jpg Look for work and be ready to accept it.
22c_checkmark.jpg Request a benefit payment every week until you return to work full-time.
22c_checkmark.jpg Remember your password and keep it private.
22c_checkmark.jpg Read this handbook.
22c_checkmark.jpg Respond to all requests for information.
22c_checkmark.jpg Keep the address on your account up-to-date for at least four years after your last request for a benefit payment.
22c_checkmark.jpg Call UI Customer Service if you have questions (see Contact Customer Service).

Did you know...

…to receive a benefit payment, you first have to make a request? (see Requesting Benefit Payments)

…benefits are not paid for the first week? (see When Can I Expect My First Payment?)