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Mississippi Unemployment Benefit Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility_RequirementsRequirements to file for Mississippi Unemployment Benefit

  1. You should be prepared to provide the following information:
  2. Your Social Security number,
  3. Your complete mailing address and phone number,
  4. The names, addresses, and phone numbers for all your employers in the last eighteen (18) months,
  5. The dates you worked and the reason you left each employer,
  6. Alien Registration number or Visa number, if you are not a U.S. Citizen
Mississippi Unemployment Insurance 
Unemployment Insurance is a program designed to ease the economic burden of unemployment by providing a temporary source of income for individuals who are unemployed through no fault of their own. Mississippi
Unemployment Benefit Benefit Year 
Mississippi Unemployment Benefit year is 52 consecutive weeks. It begins on the Sunday of the week in which your application for benefits is filed. If monetary eligibility requirements are met, your claim will remain in effect for one year. This does not mean you will receive benefits for a full year.
Mississippi Unemployment maximum weekly benefit
In Mississippi the maximum is $235.00 and the minimum is $30.00. read more

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When hired the job I applied for stated 6-7 days. Last 2 weeks I only had worked 3 days. Can I file for benefits?

Q) When hired the job I applied for stated 6-7 days, 10-12 hr days, must be able to travel 3 different locations. 4/5 weeks a month I average 8-24 hrs weekly. Now for last 2 weeks I only had worked 3 days cause no work available. Can I file for benefits? A) You may file a claim… Continue Reading

I was not fired but felt I had to quit my job. It was becoming a very unsafe environment. Is there any help.

Q) So I was not fired by not fault of my own but I felt I had no choice but to quit my job of ten years. It was becoming a very unsafe environment both mentally and physically on my health. Is there anyway the state can help me? A) You can get unemployment benefits if you… Continue Reading