Repaying Your Unemployment Benefit Overpayment

In Collections

If your debt has been referred to collections you will not be able to make your payment directly to DEO. You will need to send the payment to: 

United Collection Bureau (UCB)
PO Box 1390
Maumee, Ohio 43537
Phone: 1-866-769-4084

Refund Policy

Refunds are not permitted on the repayment of overpaid benefits. You may repay your overpayment by check or with your Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit card.

Payment by Check

  1. Print and complete the payment coupon.
  2. Make check/money order payable to Unemployment Compensation Trust Fund
  3. Mail check/money order and completed coupon to Benefit Payment Control, P. O. Drawer 5050, Tallahassee, FL  32314-5050.

Payment by Credit Card

You may use your credit card free of charge by clicking here.

Customer Service Telephone Number


Privacy Policy

We are committed to ensuring your privacy and the security of your information. The Department of Economic Opportunity does not maintain credit card information on our server. All credit card activity is handled by Bank of America Cybersource through a secure external web site. It is our policy not to collect personal information about you when you visit our website unless you specifically choose to make such information available to us.  If you choose to share personal information by sending a message or filling out an electronic form, please be aware that under Florida law email addresses are public records. We must save it for a designated period of time to comply with the State of Florida's archiving policies. The information will not be disclosed to third parties or other government agencies unless required by state or federal law. Florida's public records law requires that all information received in connection with state business be made available to anyone upon request unless the information is subject to a specific statutory exemption.

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