How to Repay an Unemployment Insurance Benefit Overpayment
Make a Payment Online
You can use the DES Online Payment System to make a payment.
Items you will need to pay online:
- A valid credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express)
- Your DES Account Number (the ten-digit number shown on your billing statement)
Pay by Phone
1 (844) 722-6247 or (602) 252-0024 - press Option #1
Pay by Mail
Make the check or money order payable to the Department of Economic Security and mail to the address shown at the top of the Determination of Overpayment. To ensure proper credit, you must include your Social Security Number and current mailing address with your payment.
Set Payment Plan
If you wish to make arrangements for a regular repayment plan on the overpayment, contact us at:
DES Office of Accounts Receivable and Collections (OARC)
1 (800) 236-1475