There will be no extended unemployment compensation benefits available for 2013 unless Congress reauthorizes the Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program which expires on December 29, 2012.
Here's a summary of the changes:
Important: Your State Unemployment Office website will have details on who qualifies for extended benefits and when and how benefits will be paid soon. Check the "Extended Benefits" section for information.
If you have run out of unemployment or are about to lose your unemployment benefits, here's what to do when unemployment runs out.