Contact Information:

  • Unemployment Insurance Benefits: 866-239-0843
  • email: uiclaimshelp@iwd.iowa.gov
  • IWD Debit Card: 855-477-1137

  • Advice/Tips:

  • You can set up a direct deposit for the benefits to be deposited directly into your bank account.
  • You can also get paid through a Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) Debit Card managed by Bank of America.
  • The Debit Card can be used wherever Mastercard is accepted. You can also withdraw cash from and ATM and pay bills online.