One man's 'infuriating' experience filing for unemployment

Todd Sayland worked in the service industry in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, until he was furloughed on March 17.
2:49 | 04/16/20

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Zulu little bit about my frustrations on pilings here for unemployment. On the seventeenth when we work for I immediately filed. On their website which took. Days honestly. Every time new moon go to assignment. It's things you end and then you feel that piece of paper and excellent form and it brings you back to decide on page again. I think it was on the 24 when it finally got all of my forms and questionnaires answered and that it deep. Everything got accepted that was mark pending. And then telling me that I have to sign back on on the 31 to file for my actual tune. They call I'm be pleased that leaks in March is actually. More. Crashing like getting error messages. I kept bringing me back to the sun on page afternoon putting me pin number. And after about five hours I was able to get and file for the two weeks yes we're and everything is now still marked. And in. It's been. A little over three weeks since I filed. I'm still mark in the computers pending no information has to. When it will come out of pending and in a waiting game now so. McCain now consists. Also trying to call them. You can't get through IE I didn't get busy signals. I get a message saying that they are not taking calls at this time and then sometimes it doesn't even get through. That's the struggle over end and milk when everyone I work is still pending. And some have even bother to file because they know how infuriating. This. And pending before or four weeks now and one died. New information yet as to what's going on. New money coming in for him unemployment or crown. The additional federal today as the day commute I'll hold my next week. So going on for weeks. And you can't find. He go to sign on and it brings you. 12 pages in. And then it brings you back to. The sign on page it's extra period and so on basically living off savings and a yeah. I'm better off than those who don't happen. That's scary. He saved her own.

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