Coronavirus Unemployment: EDD Clarifies Confusing Question — 'No, You Don't Have To Lie'A particular question on the unemployment application has caused confusion for many - but there is now some clarity after CBS13 started asking questions.
Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Sacramento Financial Expert Answers QuestionsAs a part of the $2.3 trillion stimulus package known as the CARES Act, the IRS started sending stimulus checks to millions of Americans last week.
Coronavirus Unemployment: CBS13 Answering Frequently Asked QuestionsFrom EDD’s state unemployment to the $600 federal stimulus unemployment, to the new pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) program, the guidance is changing by the day, and the most common question we get is: "When will I get my money?"
Coronavirus Unemployment: How Many People Are Really Getting Checks?The Employment Development Department (EDD) has processed more than 2.5 million unemployment claims but that doesn't mean 2.5 million people are getting the unemployment payments that they need to survive.
Coronavirus Unemployment: $600 Checks On The Way - For SomeCalifornians who are already getting unemployment from the EDD are about to get a big bump in their bi-weekly checks. But for the millions who don’t qualify for state unemployment, it's still not clear how or when the EDD will get them the money they are entitled to.
Coronavirus Unemployment: What if You’re Furloughed Or Your Hours Are Reduced?If you are furloughed without pay, you’re entitled to full unemployment, just like anyone else out of work. And if you’re furloughed with partial pay, you may qualify for partial benefits.
Job-Matching Website Launches Amid Coronavirus In CaliforniaThe governor says the jobs are out there, but since the website, Onward California, launched, only 8% of that unemployed population has logged in to check it out.
Lost Your Job To Coronavirus? Working For The State Might Be An OptionNearly two million people in California have filed for unemployment. Those looking to land a career somewhere else might have the perfect opportunity.
Coronavirus Update: Expert Predicts Unemployment Rate Will Reach Record HighOne expert told CBS13 he sees state unemployment rates reaching an unprecedented 20% by the summer.
Coronavirus Unemployment Application Problems: Lessons Learned So FarSome of the first people who filed for unemployment during the pandemic are getting their claims approved — and denied.
Record 6.6M Americans Filed For Unemployment Benefits Last WeekThe last three weeks have marked one of the most devastating periods in history for the American job market, as first-time claims for unemployment benefits have surged more than 3,000% since early March.
Unemployment Applications Surge As Stay-At-Home Order ContinuesMore than a million California residents have now filed for unemployment and that number continues to grow.
Coronavirus Unemployment Concerns: EDD Printing Errors?As if applying for unemployment wasn’t nerve-wracking enough, CBS13 has learned of printing errors on some letters from the Employment Development Department (EDD) that are causing confusion, undue stress and potentially compromising peoples identities.
Coronavirus Unemployment: When Will You Get Your Payment?Under normal circumstances, it takes three weeks to get your first payment from the EDD after filing, and they hope to stick to that. At the current rate, it could take 5 weeks.
3.3 Million Seek US Jobless Aid, Nearly 5 Times Earlier HighNearly 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — nearly five times the previous record set in 1982.