I was sent an email from unemployment on ******** stating, “As you may already be aware...

GetHuman-dmihalec's customer service issue with NJ Unemployment from March 2021

Help with my NJ Unemployment issue
First: share to improve GetHuman-dmihalec's odds
Strength in numbers! Companies respond better when others are watching.
Before contacting them, items GetHuman-dmihalec may need:
Your name, Your birthday, Social Security Number, and Billing address
The issue in GetHuman-dmihalec's own words
I was sent an email from unemployment on ******** stating, “As you may already be aware, certain pandemic unemployment benefits have been extended by the federal government through March **, ****. You are now eligible for ** additional weeks of benefits beginning with the week ending January *nd…” The message went on to read they were working on getting the funds into my account and I would be notified when that was done and I could certify. On ********** I was sent another email apologizing for the time it was taking to update my account but I should be able to certify soon. On ********** I was notified the fuds were available and to certify on my next scheduled day.* *I had been going to training, which ended when my last unemployment claim ended November**th. When I certified for benefits I answered the question asking if I was currently enrolled in school or training, “No", a phone call with an unemployment agent after the fact, told me I should have answered “Yes”. I received confirming email, “my claim was not payable at that time” but I should receive additional information within * business days, which I never received. The next two times I certified I answered “No”, received the same messages. The next time I tried to certify I was not able to get into the system, nor have I been able to get in the next three weeks including today. **I’ve called unemployment and managed to get though four times, each agent giving me different answers, none of them able to help. The final time I called, I asked the person I spoke with what I was supposed to do – I was desperate, her answer was that “the rest of the world was also desperate and there was nothing she could do”. As I said that was the final time I called, I didn’t see the sense in dialing a number ** times to get through then sit on hold for ** minutes for another person to tell me there was nothing they could do.*I’ve also written * messages through the unemployment website, none of them acknowledged or answered. *How I want it fixed? I NEED the money. As I mentioned I'm beyond desperate. I have * chidren, a husband on disabiliy,a bed ridden father-in-law living with us and I can't find a decent job, can't get an answer from anyone at unemployment. There's no place to turn, no one to help. I've done everything I was supposed to, why can't someone give me the decency of an answer?

GetHuman-dmihalec did not yet indicate what NJ Unemployment should do to make this right.

How GetHuman-dmihalec fixed the problem

We are waiting for GetHuman-dmihalec to fix the problem and share the solution with the rest of us customers.

Find similar issues & fixes
Follow other customers in the midst of the same issue or find a prior solution.
having issues registering for NJ unemployment, it states there is a conflictnj unemployment ******* ***** ***Nj unemployment sent $**** to and don't know why
Do you have a customer issue as well?
We can help you get NJ Unemployment's attention and get better help faster. Tap below to get started.
Help from Real People?
If our free tools aren't enough, we partner with a US-based company with live tech support experts available 24/7. Take advantage of a $1 one-week trial membership and chat with an expert now.
Chat with a Live Expert
Having NJ Unemployment issues too?
Get tips from pros & other customers, and get it handled faster:
For better results, write at least 100 characters
This email address isn't valid

NJ Unemployment

Customer service issue
Reported by GetHuman-dmihalec
Mar 19th, 2021 - 2 years ago
Not resolved
Seen by 21 customers so far
Similar issue to 14315 others
0 customers following this


GetHuman-dmihalec started working on this issue
Mar 19th, 2021 5:47pm
GetHuman-dmihalec indicated the issue is not fixed yet.
Mar 24th, 2021 11:02am

Paying Too Much for TV?

We created a free, impartial concierge you can speak to right now that can compare TV, cable, phone, and Internet deals in your area. Are you already getting the best deal? Call now and talk to a real, live person who can tell you what promotions you are missing out on.

Call Free Anytime: 888-379-2546Our service is unaffiliated and thus can compare plans across many providers