Veterans and service members just separating from active duty who can’t find a job could qualify for unemployment compensation.
The transition back into civilian life is not easy, that’s why the Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service members program (UCX) is there to help out on the financial front when those who serve separate from the military and prepare to move into the civilian workforce.
Are you eligible for unemployment benefits?
Make sure you check to see if you qualify for unemployment benefits.
In order to be eligible for the UCX program these three things must be true about you:
- You were on active duty with a branch of the U.S. military
- You separated under honorable conditions
- There was/is no payroll deduction from your wages for unemployment insurance protection…