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How Long Do You Have To Work On Your Job To Draw Unemployment?

Q) How Long Do You Have To Work On Your Job To Draw Unemployment? As, I Just Started My Job In A Housekeeping Job At A Hotel And They Are Complaining That I Am Not Fast Enough. I Like My Job And I Clean The Hotel Rooms Spotless. Again, How Long Do You Have To Be Working On Your Job To Draw Unemployment If, Your Boss Fire’s You Are Me? When, I Am Doing All I Know To Do To Try And Pray That I Go Faster Cleaning The Hotel Room That Is My Job.

A) In almost every state, the base period is one year: The earlier four of the five complete calendar quarters before the applicant filed for unemployment. To make sure applicants have done enough recent work to qualify for benefits, states look at their earnings, time worked, or both during the “base period.” Because the base period doesn’t include the quarter in which the applicant files for benefits or the quarter immediately preceding it, it doesn’t count the applicant’s most recent employment. http://www.employmentlawfirms.com/resources/employment/unemployment/how-long-must-i-be-employed-before-being-eligible-for-unempl

In calculating the benefit, the majority of states use the first four of the last five completed calendar quarters preceding the quarter when an unemployment claim is filed, otherwise known as the standard base period (SBP). In addition, depending on circumstances, many states use an alternate base period (ABP) which will include twelve-months earnings to the date of the most recently completed quarter. A few states will use a second alternate base period, which includes earnings to date of discharge and the three quarters preceding that. http://aboutunemployment.org/eligibility-length/

I have been approved for unemployment but never sent paperwork to tell me what I need to do to receive money.

Q) I have been approved for unemployment but never sent paperwork to tell me what I need to do to receive money. A) For most unemployment benefit services, beginning on the Sunday after you have been approved for benefits, you must request benefit payments for each week. By doing so, you certify your eligibility for benefits.… Continue Reading

We need to see the Document from EDD that itemized the amounts of benefits

Q) We need to see the Document from EDD that itemized the amounts of benefits MS S****a received each month for my client. It also must show that the benefits have been exhausted. She can request a copy of this Document. What office should my client go to, in order to get this information. A) You can… Continue Reading

Can I collect unemployment insurance post 65? I was recently laid off from GE

Q) Can I collect unemployment insurance post 65? I was recently laid off from GE A) If you have worked the required hours by your state and was laid off because of no fault of your own, you can receive unemployment benefits. If you are receiving social security benefits any benefits you get from unemployment insurance will… Continue Reading

 I had two doc notes for being out. They fired me. Can I collect unemployment?

Q) I had two doc notes for being out. They stopped excepting doc notes for being excused from work and counted those days against me. They fired me. Can I collect unemployment? A) To qualify for unemployment benefits you must have lost your job because of no fault of your own. You must have also worked the… Continue Reading

Fired from job after 33 yes.can I receive benefits?

Q) Fired from job after 33 yes.can I receive benefits? A) If you were fired or discharged from your job for no fault of your own, you would qualify for unemployment benefits. General Requirements for Unemployment Benefits Be totally or partially unemployed. Be unemployed through no fault of his/her own. Be physically able to work. Be available… Continue Reading

I have received my first payment but for the past 4 weeks I have been claiming and receiving no money.

Q) I have filed for unemployment benefits and I have received my first payment but for the past 4 weeks I have been claiming and receiving no money. I received a questionnaire in the mail and I filled it out and sent it back the next day but I have received no responses. I try to… Continue Reading

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