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Receiving unempoyment now. having a hard time finding work.

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Receiving unempoyment now. having a hard time finding work. Put appl in for two days a week job. If I was to get it, would I lose my existing benefit of $186 per week.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: California Employment Law
Expert:  Joseph replied 4 years ago.
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer.

I'm sorry to hear about your situation and hope I can help.

As long as you don't receive more than your benefit amount, you would still be eligible to receive some amount in unemployment benefits while working at your part-time job.

However, if you make more than your weekly benefit amount, you would lose your existing benefits.
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
If my part time jobs pays 160.00 per week. Does that mean $160. is deducted from my 186.00 per week I'm receiving?
Expert:  Joseph replied 4 years ago.
No, it wouldn't be deducted directly, but your unemployment benefits will be partially reduced.
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