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Educate yourself about your rights and responsibilities as a claimant while receiving unemployment benefits.
If you're eligible for unemployment benefits, you will receive payments on a Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) Debit MasterCard® unless you set up direct deposit. Learn about both options to see which is right for you.
UI Online is designed to be accessed from a desktop computer or a laptop. If you log in to UI Online from a smartphone, tablet, or other mobile device, you may not be able to access certain features or view time-sensitive correspondence.
Learn more about the taxes and deductions you need to pay while collecting unemployment insurance benefits.
If you are not a U.S. citizen and you are filing for unemployment benefits, the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) must verify that you are legally authorized to work in the United States.
Learn how to avoid penalties while receiving unemployment benefits. Help ensure that unemployment benefits go to those in need by reporting fraudulent activity.