NYS Unemployment Holds 8.3%
While surprisingly lower than the national average unemployment rate of 10%. The New York Unemployment rate still hovers around 8.3% making life uncomfortable for those in New York receiving unemployment benefits which may expire leaving folks helpless. For additional details on any pending expiration of New York Unemployment benefits you can consult the NYS Unemployment Website
where you can apply for benefits and check the status of any New York unemployment claim. Anyone receiving benefits must submit a weekly claim often called claiming your weeks. The NY unemployment website makes this process much easier than phoning in your claim week after week. So check out the site, become familiar with what is offered and you'll find the time you spend receiving benefits much easier to manage.