California Employment Development Department (EDD) Fraud Detection Phone Number

Hold time now: 24 mins (avg 8)
Best time to call: 3:15pm
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This is not the most popular California Employment Development Department (EDD) phone number (it's ranked #10). Most customers call 800-300-5616 for support: Click here for best option

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I can’t log in to certify I forgot the email I put in
i filed a claim i submitted everything that was needed but was still ask to submit an appeal
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I applied by Mail my disability claims * months ago i never hear anything from EDD, I w...
Update missing wages for my unemployment claim I have previously applied for.
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I received a letter dated **-**-**** notifying me of a Benefits Eligibility Interview...
Someone got my ui online account and they changed the password. I'm locked out. They c...
I have never filed for unemployment in California. I used to live in CA but moved...
i was told to contact my former employer, because they initially didn’t rebound to EDD...
Someone else claimed my edd benefits and I have filed a claim that didn't get approved...
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I need to get on the EDD website as I collected unemloyment in ****. The message is th...

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California Employment Development Department (EDD) Fraud Detection Phone Number 800-229-6297 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial800-229-6297
Call-back availableNO
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingFraud Detection
Call center hoursMon-Fri 8am-5pm EST
Best time to dial3:15pm
Navigate phone maze to a humanDirect to Fraud Department
Average wait8
Current wait24
Rank (among phone numbers)10
Rank (overall)12
Alternate methodsphone or facebook or chat or web
Quality of communication77%
Quality of help66%
Customer votes7,454
Best phone number800-300-5616
Information last updatedMon May 16 2022 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s 800-229-6297 Fraud Detection Number

This California Employment Development Department (EDD) phone number is ranked #10 out of 11 because 28,428 California Employment Development Department (EDD) customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-229-6297 is to reach the California Employment Development Department (EDD) Fraud Detection department for problems like Re-open a claim, Speak to an agent, I'm currently out of state, Where is my claim?, File a claim. As far as we can tell, California Employment Development Department (EDD) has call center locations in California and you can call during their open hours Mon-Fri 8am-5pm EST. California Employment Development Department (EDD) has 11 phone numbers and 14 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-229-6297 and ways to call or contact California Employment Development Department (EDD) with help from customers like yourself. Please help us continue to grow and improve this information and these tools by sharing with people you know who might find it useful.

Calling California Employment Development Department (EDD)

Calling California Employment Development Department (EDD) at this number should be pretty straightforward. Also important is what you do once you call, or what your other phone number options are. Unfortunately, our call-you-back tool is not available for 800-229-6297. For companies that we support, we call for you, press the right buttons to get through the phone menus, wait on hold, and call you back when California Employment Development Department (EDD) Fraud Detection agents can talk. It's not available here, but keep an eye out for it when future customer service issues arise with companies other than California Employment Development Department (EDD) Once on the phone with California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s Fraud Detection department, you may need to provide them with information that identifies you as a customer, like your full name (or name on the account), email address, phone number, or an account number. It's usually worthwhile to gather this information before you call.

Contacting California Employment Development Department (EDD) in General

While 800-229-6297 is California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s #10 most popular phone number, it's not the only way to get a hold of their customer care team. You already know from reading above that 800-300-5616 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 14 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach California Employment Development Department (EDD) help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 77% score for their communication skills and a 66% score for the overall help they received. That could be indicative of their abilities to help you resolve your problem overall, regardless of whether or not you call this number.

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