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Getting Started

Before calling MARVIN, there are a few things you need to do:

  1. Read the entire unemployment insurance information booklet you received by mail before you phone-in your biweekly claim. Have your responses ready to enter.

  2. Use the Schedule of Appointments to find out your appointment time.

  3. Select your four digit Personal Identification Number (PIN).

  4. Know the week ending dates for the weeks you are claiming. You must use Saturday's date for the week ending date.
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 •  NOW Access MARVIN Online!
 •  Using MARVIN to Phone-In Your Biweekly Claim
 •  Making the Call
 •  Using MARVIN to Inquire About Your Claim
 •  MARVIN's Telephone Number
 •  Quick Certification Method
 •  Who is MARVIN?
 •  Advantages of Using Marvin
 •  Hours of Operation
 •  Schedule of Appointments
 •  Personal Identification Number (PIN)
 •  Selecting Your PIN
 •  Entering Your PIN
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