To collect unemployment benefits, you must have worked a minimum amount of time -- and/or received a minimum amount of earnings -- from your previous employer. More »Unemployment Compensation: Understanding the Base Period
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Some reasons for termination might make you ineligible for unemployment benefits. More »Unemployment Benefits: What If You're Fired?
Get tips on the amount and duration of unemployment benefit payments you can expect. More »Unemployment Benefits: How Much Will You Get -- and For How Long?
If you earn tips, you should know about tip credits, tip pooling, and more. More »Tips, Tip Pooling, and Tip Credits: What Service Employees Need to Know
Waiving your right to sue a former employer: what it means and when not to sign on the dotted line. More »Should You Sign a Release When You Lose Your Job?
Employers are increasingly asking workers to give up their rights through arbitration agreements, so be careful what you sign. More »Signing an Arbitration Agreement With Your Employer