Can I collect Unemployment if I resign?
Hi 2 months ago I started a new job. Prior to taking this job I was given the impression it was an accounting position as a payroll coordinator. However, after starting to work for this company in NY, I realized it was actually just a data entry job where I am just inputting numbers and it has nothing to do with the accounting field. Is this a justifiable reason to leave this job and apply for unemployment?
Asked By: Ajay - 10/29/2009
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yes, it was misrepresented to you
Answered By: Nora - 10/29/2009
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Negatory, good buddy. Unemployment benefits are for folks who lose their job through no fault of their own. - Stuart
Answered By: Stuart - 10/29/2009
No you can't get unemployment if you resign because the job is not what you expected to be, or for some "misunderstanding" about your duties... More
Answered By: Artman - 10/29/2009
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