Benefit Resources

What Is Unemployment Insurance in Maryland?

Maryland residents can receive unemployment benefits which provide financial assistance to unemployed workers during their job search. This financial assistance program is provided by the government and is not a permanent solution, but a temporary aid for unemployed individuals. To learn how you can apply for unemployment benefits in MD and how to proceed after you submit an application, download our comprehensive guide.

Is Everyone Eligible for Maryland Unemployment Compensation?

Not everyone can receive unemployment benefits in Maryland. There are eligibility qualifications you must meet to enroll in the assistance program. For example, you and your family must meet income and resource criteria in order to be eligible. You can learn all about the various necessary qualifications by downloading our guide here.