UI Fraud Alert - Fraudulent Filing Website (May 20)
The Department of Labor is aware of a fraudulent website posing as the Online Claimant Portal used to file weekly claims. Fraudsters are sending out emails, pretending to be the Department, to try to obtain personal information. if you receive any emails or notices that seem suspicious, do not click any links, or provide any information. If you are not sure if the communication is legitimate, you may call the Department to verify that it is the Department of Labor and not a fraudster.
Please remember, when you file your weekly claim, please do so only through the Department of Labor website (labor.vermont.gov) or by contacting the Claimant Assistance Center if you are unable to access the online portal.
Additional information and updates on fraud, including alerts from on known scams and attempts to steal personal information, can be found at labor.vermont.gov/ui-fraud.