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Delays in Unemployment Benefits

| January 23, 2014

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The Maine Department of Labor says there’s been a delay in issuing unemployment benefits to 2,200 Maine workers, due to a problem with the computer system that processes the payments. The problem halted processing of unemployment checks, direct deposits, and other notifications Tuesday and Wednesday. Claimants who filed over the […]

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Breach of Unemployment Benefits

| December 6, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – More than 1,300 Mainers are being notified that their personal information may have been released in a security lapse in an unemployment benefit payment system. Maine’s Department of Labor said Friday that recently JPMorgan Chase & Co. notified the state about a possible data breach in September. JPMorgan manages the debit […]

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