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I just lost my job. Now what?

Learn about New Jersey Unemployment Insurance and see if you're eligible for benefits.

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How do I complete an application?

Get step-by-step instructions for our application process and find out what happens after you file.

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I want to certify for and claim benefits.

You must confirm each week that you are still eligible for benefits in order to get paid.

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I need to update my information.

You can change your address, phone number, and other information from the online dashboard.

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Explore your payment options

You can have your benefits deposited directly to your bank account, or loaded onto a prepaid Bank of America debit card.

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Training and education opportunities

We offer opportunities for unemployed workers to obtain job training or education while collecting benefits.

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The letters and forms we send

Knowing what to expect in the mail can help you better manage your Unemployment Insurance claim.

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