I was let go from my job. I was there for 2 years and few months. Am I eligible to draw unemployment?
March 17, 2016
Q) I was let go from my job. I was there for 2 years and few months. I getting my SS started. Am I eligible to draw unemployment? Please let me know. Thank you.
A) If you have worked full time for 2 years you qualify for unemployment benefits. Working for two years should more than satisfy your state work hour requirements.
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 for work which means to be ready and willing to immediately accept work.
Be actively looking for work.
Meet eligibility requirements each week benefits are claimed.
Be approved for training before training benefits can be paid.