If your interest tends to get piqued by being a ‘buffer’ to someone who is transitioning, it would be more beneficial to evaluate why this is attractive to you.
You camouflaging their issues is only causing you to blend into the background of your own life.
Filing for unemployment is fairly simple and the DOL recommends filing online for the quickest response.
The Department instituted reforms beginning in 2014 due to legislation by the NY state leadership, who believed the amount of compensation in NY had not kept pace with the increases in cost of living.
It would be handy if we could avoid the vulnerability that comes with doing the due diligence and taking appropriate action where needed.
These will be self-evident – you won’t need to pull out your magnifying glass, start making things up or coming up with rationalisations.
Unemployment in New York is handled by the New York State Department of Labor.
The requirements to collect unemployment insurance in New York are similar to most other states.
In order to qualify for unemployment benefits, you must have worked for an employer covered by the state unemployment law, and earned enough wages within a 12-month period.