Why should I join an unemployment fund?

Unemployment Fund

Unemployment funds are a nice security blanket in case you are laid off, or terminated, from your job. The unemployment fund will provide you with a earnings related daily allowance based on your previous employment salary, among other factors. In most cases to qualify for the unemployment fund, you must have been a member of the unemployment fund organization for at least 26 weeks before becoming unemployed. You will also need to be registered as an unemployed job seeker at the TE Office. To learn more, click here.

See All Information

You also might like

Can't I just quit my job?

We’ve all been there. We have that job we just don’t want to stay at anymore. Quitting sounds like an easy escape, but it might not be as…

Read More

How can I collect any unpaid salary from my employer?

If your employer has stopped paying you due to bankruptcy or is otherwise insolvent, it is within your rights to apply for pay security. To…

Read More

I have more than one job. Do I need a tax card for each job?

No. Only one tax card is needed and you’ll use that tax card for every job. Your tax card has one income ceiling for all your income during…

Read More