New Mexico

New Mexico Online Unemployment

In this time of economic uncertainty, many households have been affected. Many individuals have lost their jobs and are without means to provide for their families. New Mexico unemployment benefits are available to help get these individuals and families financially during unemployment. In order to qualify for New Mexico unemployment benefits, you must be unemployed through no fault of your own and you must be a United States citizen. There are a couple other requirements that depend on the length of time that you worked and the amount of money that you made during a certain period of time.

You have a couple options for submitting your unemployment application. You can file your application by phone by calling 1-877-664-6984 between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM Monday through Friday or you can file for New Mexico unemployment online at www.dws.state.nm.us. Online unemployment filing is the easiest option because you are able to submit your application any day between the hours of 3:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Note that the New Mexico unemployment services online loses your information if you do not submit your New Mexico online unemployment application before 8:00 PM and you will have to start over. The New Mexico application takes about a half an hour to complete, whether you file it online or by phone.

Before you begin your application through New Mexico unemployment service online or by phone, you will need to make sure you have all of the information that is required for the application so that you save yourself time and stress. You will need your Social Security Number, information about all of your employers that you have worked for during the past eighteen months, and your alien registration number and expiration date if you are not a United States citizen. You won't be able to file for New Mexico unemployment online or by phone if you do not have these important pieces of information readily available when you begin the application process.

Once your application has been reviewed and accepted, you will begin receiving benefits. You will need to submit weekly claims proving that you are still eligible to receive unemployment benefits, or your benefits will stop. It is very important that you continue to submit the weekly claims or you may find yourself in a financial bind. These quick and easy weekly claims can be submitted online or by phone.


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