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Fraud & Identity Theft
IDES is aware of phishing schemes targeting Illinoisans. Please note that individuals will never receive a text message from IDES seeking personally identifiable information, like your social security or driver’s license numbers. For more info on phishing schemes please visit the FTC website.
Was a claim fraudulently filed in your name? You can report identity theft here.
Are you the victim of a phishing scheme, or did someone steal your benefits? Learn how to protect your unemployment insurance account.
Learn how to report fraudulent claims as an employer.