How do I get ahold of Alaska unemployment?
You may contact an Unemployment Insurance Claim Center during the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., Alaska Standard Time at: 1-888-252-2557. For further information on Alaska’s Unemployment Insurance Program, please visit our website.
What happens if I miss a week filing for unemployment?
If you miss filing a weekly claim for unemployment benefits, you usually lose them for that week and possibly longer. State agencies are strict about deadlines. … So, if you miss filing for several weeks, your case may be closed, and you will have to reapply for unemployment benefits.
How do I check the status of my unemployment claim in Alaska?
Verification of the status of payments can be viewed online at my.alaska.state.ak.us . Click on ‘Unemployment Benefits’, ‘Claim Status’ or call VICTOR and choose option #2. For additional assistance contact the claim center.
Can I file unemployment online?
To receive unemployment insurance benefits, you need to file a claim with the unemployment insurance program in the state where you worked. Depending on the state, claims may be filed in person, by telephone, or online.
How long do I have to file my weekly claim for unemployment?
The first weekly claim must be filed beginning the Sunday after you initially apply for benefits (whether or not your application has been processed) and no later than Friday by 6 p.m. (MST). Note: When a state holiday is observed on a Friday, the Internet Weekly Claim Filing system will NOT be available on that day.
How long does unemployment take to get approved?
It takes at least three weeks to process a claim for unemployment benefits and issue payment to most eligible workers. When your first benefit payment is available, you will receive a debit card in the mail.
Can I file my unemployment on Monday?
Filing a weekly claim online is a requirement of continued eligibility for unemployment insurance. If you do not file your weekly claim, you will not receive payment for that week. No exceptions. You may file your weekly claim on Sunday from 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM or Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM.
How do I check the status of my unemployment claim?
Individuals may now visit the My UI Portal to view claim and payment status.
How do I check the status of my Pua unemployment claim?
If you’ve made your initial claim and are waiting for and update, your state’s labor department will have your details so contact them directly by email of phone. Alternatively there may be an online portal on the site to pull up your status automatically online.
What state pays fastest unemployment?
North Carolina and Florida offer unemployment benefits for the shortest length of time with a maximum of 12 weeks.
Here are the 10 states with the highest unemployment benefits:
- Minnesota ($740)
- New Jersey ($713)
- Connecticut ($649)
- Oregon ($648)
- Hawaii ($648)
- North Dakota ($618)
- Colorado ($618)
- Rhode Island ($586)
How do I get on unemployment over the phone?
Unemployment compensation (UC) services are provided by telephone through regional call centers. You may call the UC service center at 888-313-7284.
UC Service Centers – Hours of Operation.
|Monday||8 a.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Thursday||8 a.m. – 4 p.m.|
|Friday||8 a.m. – 4 p.m.|
Do I need to reopen my unemployment claim for PEUC?
Yes. If you previously had an unemployment claim, including regular UI, Extended Benefits (EB), Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) or Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC), you can reopen your claim if you are unemployed again.