California Unemployment Benefits

You may just be looking for a weekly unemployment check, but CA unemployment benefits provide so much more than just money. For example, California unemployment benefits include:

1. Weekly benefit check.
2. Career counseling.
3. Job placement services.
4. Job and skill re-training services.
5. Information about other resources and services.
6. Help making a resume and training on how to interview well.

Make sure to take advantage of everything that CA unemployment benefits have to offer, as this will help you to find a job more quickly.

Still Have Questions?

To go back to the FAQ Page, click here: California Unemployment FAQ

To go the main California Unemployment page, click here: California Unemployment

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# James 2010-11-08 23:09
If I accept a full-time position with siginificantly lower pay (e.g. $57/hr vs. $9/hr) would I lose my unemployment benefits or receive a lower amount.
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# R Steiner 2010-12-05 11:19
Can I draw from my retirement fund while receiving California state unemployment benefits? If so, Will money drawn from retirement lower my unemployment benefits?
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# Rafael 2012-03-09 02:16
Hello me and a fellow co-worker recently got in an arguement and were both suspended, during that arguement he made false accusations about me. Due to that,my hours have been cut from 60 to 16. I feel that my boss is just doing that so I could quit. The environment feels really hostile. If I quit u think I qualify for unemployment. I'm afraid to loose my house and not b able to feed my family.
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# Mistelle 2012-12-05 23:34
I was laid off in oct and was awarded UI benefits. I was able to find work 5 weeks later, however... I fear I accepted this job in haste. i am a nurse and they are a private practice. They misrepresented the work that i would be doing and now are asking me to treat patients that is out of my scope of practice. When I informed them that this was not in my scope... I feel i have been treated punitively. I have only been on this job 3 weeks and it has been en ethical nightmare.

I fear, if i don't quit though...and soon... my license will be in jeopardy

Back in 2000 i was on Ui and worked a job for 3 weeks and quit because I was secually harassed. UI re-enstared my benefits as if my job never happened (just didnt pay me for the time)

Will that same thing happen again?.
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# Bruce 2013-01-16 21:25
I live in California and currently receiving unemployment benefit because I was laid off. I'm thinking about withdrawing my 401k to pay off certain credit card bills. I try calling/emailing EDD with no success, if I do withdraw my 401K does it affect my unemployment benefit? I know it vary from state to state.
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# Chako 2013-02-17 11:12
Do I have to claim my tax return on my UI form!
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