Credit Card and
Electronic Check Payment Options for Unemployment Overpayments
The Connecticut Department of Labor is now accepting credit cards and
electronic checks as forms of payment to repay your unemployment compensation overpayment.
To make a credit card or electronic check payment, you must visit the Official Payments website at
A convenience fee will be charged for using this service.
The convenience fee is a small percentage of the total payment.
You will be informed of the amount and you may elect to cancel the transaction.
Questions concerning credit card and electronic check transactions
must be addressed directly through Official Payments.
Visit their site the
Official Payments.com Help Page or call 1-800-487-4567.
Questions regarding the overpayment itself should be directed to the
Benefit Payment Control Unit at 1-860-263-6325
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