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Overpayments FAQs



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How do I report unemployment fraud?

What is an overpayment of benefits?

I have penalty weeks to serve on my UC claim.  Am I eligible to receive PUA benefits while not receiving any UC payment?

What is a "fault" UC overpayment and how does it affect my benefits?

What is a "penalty week" and how would it affect me?

​What is a "non-fault recoupable" overpayment and how does it affect my benefits?

​What is a "non-fault non-recoupable" overpayment?

How do I make payments (restitution) on an overpayment via Check or Money Order?

How do I make payments (restitution) on an overpayment via Online?

What is the "dishonored check penalty?"

What is a lien resulting from an overpayment?

What is the Treasury Offset Program?