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
- Was a claim fraudulently filed in your name?
- How to protect your unemployment insurance account
- Are you the victim of a phishing scheme, or did someone steal your benefits?
- Reporting fraudulent claims