What is Unemployment Fraud?


More than 7 million people collect unemployment benefits annually, while the government pays out billions of dollars in fraudulent unemployment claims. How can this type of fraud be stopped? Watch this video to understand how unemployment fraud is commonly committed, see who is usually victimized by the crime and discover what needs to be done to remedy the situation.

In honor of Fraud Awareness Week, we are changing things up and providing a video of the day. Click the link below to watch the ”What is Unemployment Fraud?” video.







Here are some recent articles related to Unemployment Fraud.

? Working Hard or Hardly Working?, Pennsylvania Unemployment Fraud Article, Published on

October 19th

? Some Fraudsters Never Learn, Rhode Island Unemployment Fraud Article, Published on October 7th

? All the World’s Stage, Multi State Unemployment Fraud Article, Published on September 20th

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Larry Benson
Larry Benson is currently the Director of Strategic Alliances for Revenue Discovery and Recovery at LexisNexis Risk Solutions. In this role, Benson is responsible for developing partnerships for the tax and revenue and child support enforcement verticals. He focuses on embedded companies that have a need for third-party analytics to enhance their current offerings.