Fraud and identity theft related to unemployment claims continues to be a problem in Illinois; but resources are available to help. A list of clickable links follows the guide.
IDES unemployment fraud reporting: https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/Pages/Reporting_Unemployment_Insurance_Fraud.aspx
Information on reporting fraud to credit agencies: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0275-place-fraud-alert?%E2%80%8B#How
Sign up for free credit monitoring: https://www.annualcreditreport.com/index.action
Review information on SIDES and SIDES e-response system: https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/IDES%20Forms%20and%20Publications/SIDES%20March%202018.pdf#search=SIDES