Claimant Service Center


Note: You cannot file for Emergency Extended Unemployment Compensation on this site. You must file in person at your local workforce center. See extended benefits and EUC.

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My Benefits, Your All-In-One Portal, Replaced The Old Page
To file a claim you must create a new account with My Benefits, your anywhere, anytime access to Unemployment Insurance Benefits. Create an account online and file you’re your initial unemployment insurance claim and weekly certifications anywhere, anytime. Check your claim’s status, manage your account, log into South Carolina’s Virtual OneStop (VOS), get job information, create a resume, and more at My Benefits.

The Only Option available on this Page is :
Choose Option 5 to receive benefits via direct deposit or debit card

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Payments are now available through the convenience of Prepaid Debit Card. Receiving your unemployment insurance benefit payments will be faster, easier, and more secure. Click here to find out more. For a full list of frequently asked questions please visit this page.

Claimant Service Center Selections



  Option 5. Change method of receiving benefits:  -
   Direct Deposit  or  Debit Card
(for existing, accepted claims only)


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