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Beginning May 2017, Your Debit Card Will Have a New Look



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If you currently have your Unemployment Insurance Benefits placed on a Chase Visa debit card, that card is changing from Chase Bank to KeyBank’s debit MasterCard.

  • As of 6/2/17 all debit card payments will go to Key Bank debit cards. Funds remaining on your Chase Visa debit card will not be transferred to your Key2Benefits debit card. Use your Chase Visa debit card until all funds are gone.

  • For a copy of the Key Bank notification letter sent to active debit card holders, please click here.

  • The fee schedule for debit card users has changed. To access the Key2Benefits fee schedule, please click here.

  • For a brief overview on what is different about the new Key2Benefits debit card, please click here.

  • For “Frequently Asked Questions” about the Department of Labor’s direct deposit and debit card program, please click here.  

When filing your unemployment claim, you may select either direct deposit or debit card. The direct deposit method is free (subject to the rules of your bank). When this method is selected, benefits are deposited directly into your savings or checking account. If you are currently receiving benefits on a debit card and would like to switch to the direct deposit program, please click here.


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