www.direct.gov.uk/renewat70 — How to Renew UK Driving Licence at 70

To renew UK driving licence if you are 70 and above, you need to follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Renew-at-70 page by entering its address into your browser. You can find the said address (for the Renew-at-70 page) at the bottom end of this article, within the ‘links’ section. When you enter that address into your browser, the Renew-at-70 webpage will load immediately.
  2. Once the Renew-at-70 webpage loads on your browser, scroll down until you get to the green-colored ‘Start Now’ button and click on it.  Or you can opt to first scroll towards the bottom end of the page, reading about the process of renewing your UK driving license if you are 70 and above. Once you have read about the process and understood it, you scroll back up until you get to the ‘Start Now’ button and click on it. Either way, just click on the ‘Start Now’ button.
  3. Read through the information on the page that you will be taken to (after having clicked on the ‘Start Now’ button). Once you have internalized all the instruction there, click on the ‘Next’ button, which you will find at the bottom right hand side. It is important to note that from this point, you are not supposed to click on your browser’s ‘Forward’ and ‘Backward’ arrows. Instead, if you wish to navigate onwards or backwards, you use the ‘Next’ and ‘Back’ buttons at the bottom end of the licence renewal system pages. So after internalizing the information on that page, just click on the ‘Next’ button.
  4. You will then be taken to a page with information on the ‘Security of your data’. Read through that information, then click on the ‘Next’ button at the bottom right hand side.
  5. Fill in the required details in the page that you will subsequently be taken to, in order to initiate the UK driving licence renewal process. So you first click where it says ‘Title’ and select your title (which could be Mr, Mrs, Miss, Dr, Rev… etc) from the drop down list. Then you enter your forenames – which means your first and (any) middle names — into the spaces provided for that. Next you enter your surname into the space provided for it. You then specify your gender, enter your date of birth and country of birth. After filling in all the required details on that form, click on the ‘Next’ button at the bottom right hand corner.
  6. You will then be taken to a page where you are required to enter your addresses. After that you will be taken to your driver record page and then on to your security details page. Next to that will be the screens where you enter your national insurance number and your UK passport number.
  7. If you go through all those stages successfully, you will finally be taken to the driving licence renewal application stage. Just fill in all the required details at this stage. You will then be given a summary of your application, which you will be required to confirm, in order to complete the driving licence renewal process.

Link(s)

Renew-at-70 page:

https://www.direct.gov.uk/renewat70

twc.texas.gov request payment – How to Apply for Texas Unemployment Benefits Online

To apply for Texas unemployment benefits online, you need to follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Texas Workforce Commission website, by entering its address into your browser. The said address (for the Texas Workforce Commission website) can be found at the bottom end of this article, within the ‘links’ section. When you enter that address, your browser will immediately transfer you to the Texas Workforce Commission website.
  2. Once you get to the Texas Workforce Commission website, check within the middle part of the homepage, and you will see ‘Jobseekers & Employers’, ‘Businesses & Employers’, ‘Community & Workforce Partners’… among other buttons. Now roll your mouse over the ‘Jobseekers & Employers’ button. When you do so, various links will appear below, including the ‘Search for jobs at WorkInTexas.com’, ‘Apply for Unemployment Benefits & Request Payment’, ‘Learn About Unemployment Benefits & Appeals’… and so on. From there, just click on the ‘Apply for Unemployment Benefits & Request Payment’ link. [Or you could opt to first click on the ‘Learn About Unemployment Benefits & Appeals’ link. Then go through the information in the pages that you will be taken to, on Texas unemployment benefits eligibility, benefits amounts and so on. Then once you are conversant with the system, roll your mouse over the ‘Jobseekers & Employers’ button and click on the ‘Apply for Unemployment Benefits and Request Payment’ link].
  3. On the ‘Unemployment Benefits Services’ page that you will be taken to, click on the link that says ‘Apply for Benefits’. When you do so, you will be taken to another section — of the same page — where there is a link that says ‘Submit an application for unemployment benefits’. Click on it.
  4. After clicking on the ‘Submit an application for unemployment benefits’ link, you will be taken to a screen where you are supposed to first log on, before proceeding with the Texas unemployment application. If you have already signed up on the portal, just enter the user ID and password into the respective spaces. Then click on the ‘Logon’ button in order to be signed in. After signing in, fill in the required details, to complete the Texas unemployment benefits application. Then await for the application to be processed. If it is approved, you would start receiving the Texas unemployment benefits checks in due course.
  5. On the other hand, if you hadn’t signed up for an account on the Texas Workforce Commission website, you will need to sign up first, before proceeding. Thus upon landing on the TWC website, you click on the ‘Apply for unemployment benefits & request payment’ link that is under ‘Jobseekers & Employers’. On the next screen, you click on the ‘Apply for benefits’ link, and then on ‘Submit an application for unemployment benefits’. After that you click on the ‘Sign Up for User ID’ link (within the ‘Quick Links’ section on the left hand sidebar of the page you will be taken to). Then fill in the required details, to get a Texas Workforce Commission website account. After signing up, go back to the logon page and sign in by entering the user ID and password you will have created. After logging in, fill in the Texas unemployment benefits application forms. Then wait for them to be processed. If your application is approved, you would start getting the Texas unemployment benefits checks in due course.

Link(s)

Texas Workforce Commission website:

https://twc.texas.gov/

www.applyforlunch.com – How to Apply for School Meal Benefits Online

To apply for school meal benefits online, you need to follow these steps:

  1. Go to the ApplyforLunch portal, by entering its address into your browser. You can find that address at the bottom end of this article, within the ‘links’ section. When you enter the said address into your browser application, you will be immediately transferred from whichever website or webpage you were at, to the ApplyforLunch portal.
  2. When you get to the ApplyforLunch portal, you will find a message informing you that ApplyforLunch is now MySchoolApps. At the bottom end of the page is an orange-colored button that says ‘Continue to MySchoolApps’. Click on it.
  3. On the screen that you will be taken to, check within the middle part, and you will see a section entitled ‘Apply for school meals the easy way’. Within it are two buttons labeled ‘Learn More’ and ‘Get Started’ respectively. Click on the ‘Get Started’ button.
  4. On the next screen, as required, enter your zip code or select your state. Then click on the ‘Search’ button.
  5. You will then be required to select your school district from a drop down list. After making the school district selection, click on the button that says ‘Select district and continue’.
  6. On the next screen, read through the list of things you need to have before beginning the school meals benefits application. If you have all of them at hand, click on the button that says ‘Begin application process’.
  7. On the subsequent page, click on the ‘I agree to terms’ button (after reading through the terms and conditions governing the school meals benefits application). So you first click on the checkbox that says ‘I have read and understood the terms’ [so that it is ticked]. Then you click on the ‘I agree to terms’ button.
  8. On the next screen, certify that the information you will provide is accurate by entering your first name, last name and date. Then click on the ‘Save and Continue’ button.
  9. Enter the other required details in the subsequent screens to complete the application for school meals benefits.

ApplyforLunch en Espanol – How to Apply for School Benefits Online in Spanish

To apply for school benefits online in Spanish, you need to do as follows:

  1. Go to the ApplyforLunch portal, by entering its address (which you can find in the ‘links’ section below) into your browser. So you enter that address into your browser, and the browser immediately takes you to the ApplyforLunch portal.
  2. Once you get to the ApplyforLunch portal, click on the orange-colored button that says ‘Continue to MySchoolApps.com’ at the bottom end [on the page, there is English and Spanish text giving you instructions to that effect].
  3. On the screen that you will be taken to (after clicking on the ‘Continue to MySchoolApps’ button), check towards the top right hand corner, and you will notice a menu with items like ‘Language’, ‘Help’ and ‘Contact’. From that menu, click on the ‘Language’ link. Then from the options that appear below it, click on ‘Espnanol’. From then, the portal will appear in Spanish, and you can proceed to complete the school lunch benefits application in that particular language.

Link(s)

School meals benefits application portal:

https://www.applyforlunch.com/

www.gov.uk/jobseekers-allowance — How to Apply for UK Jobseekers Allowance Online

To apply for Jobseekers allowance online, you need to follow these 5 simple steps:

  1. Go to the Jobseekers Allowance (JSA) portal, by entering its address into your browser. The said address, for the UK Jobseekers Allowance portal, is given at the bottom end of this article within the ‘links’ section. When you enter that address into your browser, you are immediately transferred to the UK Jobseekers Allowance portal.
  2. When you get to the portal, you may first be asked to consent to the use of cookies. You then need to scroll down a bit, and you will get to a ‘Contents’ section: where there are links for ‘How it works’, ‘Eligibility’, ‘How to claim or reclaim’, ‘Your JSA Interview’… and so on. From that menu, click on the ‘How to claim or reclaim’ link.
  3. On the screen that you will be taken to (after clicking on ‘How to claim or reclaim’ link), scroll down a bit until you get to the green-colored ‘Apply Now’ button, then click on it.
  4. On the next screen, you will find a green-colored ‘Continue’ button that you are supposed to click on, to see if you are qualified for the Job Seekers Allowance. So there is a series of questions you are supposed to, for you to see if you meet the basic eligibility for Job Seekers Allowance. Answer the questions that follow – including the one on whether you live in England, Wales or Scotland, the one on whether you are in paid work and the one on whether you have been employed and paid to the national insurance for the last 2 to 3 years… If you are eligible based on the answers you give, you will find a green-colored ‘Continue’ button that you can click on in order to proceed to the next stage.
  5. On the next screen, you will be required to confirm the claim start date, then click on the ‘continue’ button. On the subsequent screen, enter your national insurance number, then click on the ‘continue’ button. Enter the other required details in the pages you will be taken to, in order  to complete your Jobseekers allowance application.

Jobseekers allowance eligibility – How to check if you are eligible for the UK jobseekers allowance

To check if you are eligible for the UK jobseekers allowance, do as follows:

  1. Go to the Jobseekers allowance portal, by entering its address (which you can find in the ‘links’ section below) into your browser.
  2. When you get to the Jobseekers allowance portal, you may first be required to consent to the use of cookies. Then scroll down a bit, until you get to the ‘Contents’ section. Within that section are links like ‘How it works’ ,’Eligibility’, ‘How to claim or reclaim’, ‘Your JSA interview’ and so on. From those, click on the ‘Eligibility’ link.
  3. Scroll down the page that you will be taken to (after clicking on the ‘Eligibility’ link), all the while reading through the information provided there on Jobseekers Allowance Eligibility. If you find that you are eligible, you can click on the ‘How to claim or reclaim’ link and follow the instructions in the subsequent screens, in order to complete the Jobseekers Allowance application.

Link(s)

Jobseekers Allowance portal:

https://www.gov.uk/jobseekers-allowance/

Des.nc.gov – How to Apply for North Carolina Unemployment Benefits Online

To apply for North Carolina unemployment benefits online, you need to follow these 5 simple steps:

  1. Go to the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, by entering its address into your browser. The said address, for the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, can be obtained from the bottom end of this article — where it is indicated within the ‘links’ section. And when you type that address into your browser, or copy it into your browser, you are immediately transferred to the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal.
  2. When you get to the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, check at the top right hand corner, and you will notice a menu icon. That is the one made up of a circle with three small horizontal bars in it. Click on the said menu icon.
  3. When you click on the menu icon, an actual menu will appear on the left hand side of the page. Within that menu are items like ‘Employers’, ‘Apply for unemployment’, ‘Appeals’… and so on. From that menu, click on the ‘Apply for unemployment’ link.
  4. When you click on the ‘Apply for unemployment’ link, the menu will change – whereby you will now be presented with menu items that are specific to North Carolina unemployment benefits applications. So you will have items like ‘Before you apply’, ‘Filing your unemployment application’, ‘File your weekly certification’… and so on. From those, click on the ‘Filing your unemployment application’ link.
  5. Follow the steps that are outlined in the page that you will be taken to, in order to complete the North Carolina unemployment benefits application.

North Carolina unemployment login

To sign in to the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, do as follows:

  1. Enter the address for the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal into your browser. You can find that address below, in the ‘links’ section of this article. When you enter that address into your browser, the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal loads.
  2. Once the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal loads, click on the menu icon that you will find at the top right hand corner (the one made up of a small circle, with three small horizontal bars in it). So click on that menu icon.
  3. When you click on the menu icon, a menu will appear on the opposite side of the page: with items like ‘Employers’, ‘Apply for unemployment’, ‘Appeals’, ‘Overpayments’… and so on. At the bottom end of that menu are items like ‘Home’, ‘Sign In’, ‘News’ and ‘Sign Out’. From those, click on the ‘Sign In’ link.
  4. Enter the required credentials in the screen that you are taken to (after clicking on the ‘sign in’) link, in order to be logged into your North Carolina unemployment benefits account.

North Carolina unemployment benefits eligibility

To access the North Carolina unemployment benefits eligibility criteria, do as follows:

  1. Go to the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, by entering its address into your browser.
  2. Once you are at the North Carolina unemployment benefits portal, click on the menu icon, which you will find somewhere near the top right hand corner.
  3. From the menu that appears on the left hand side (when you click on the menu icon), click on the ‘Apply for unemployment’ link. Then from the new menu that appears the moment you click on that, click on the link that says ‘Before you apply’. You will then be taken to a screen where the North Carolina unemployment benefits eligibility criteria is outlined.

Link(s)

North Carolina unemployment benefits portal:

https://des.nc.gov/

www.usajobs.com – How to Find a US Government Job Online

Through the USAJOBS portal, you can easily search for and find a US government job online.

To search for a US government job online using the USAJOBS portal, you need to follow these steps:

  1. Go to the said USAJOBS portal, by entering its address into your browser. If you check below, in the ‘links’ section of this article, you will find the address in question – which you can use to access the USAJOBS portal. So all you have to do is launch your browser, enter that address into the address bar, and hit the ‘enter’ key on your keyboard in order to be taken to the USAJOBS portal.
  2. Once you are at the portal, check at the top, and you will find spaces provided for you to enter ‘keywords’ and ‘location’ in order to initiate a search. Enter a keyword – which could be a desired job title, a government department you wish to work for, an agency you wish to work for… and so on. Just enter an appropriate keyword.
  3. Having entered a keyword, enter the location you wish to work at – which you can do by entering a city’s name, a state or a zip code (you can leave that space blank, if you don’t have any preferred work location).
  4. Having entered a keyword and, if necessary, a desired work location, click on the ‘Search’ button in order to initiate the search. The USAJOBS portal will then return all job openings that meet your search criteria.

USAJOBS login

If you wish to log into the USAJOBS portal, these are the steps to follow:

  1. Enter the address for USAJOBS portal into your browser. You can find the said address below, in the ‘links’ section.
  2. Once you are at the USAJOBS portal, check at the top, and you will see a menu with items like ‘sign in’, ‘help’ and ‘search’. Click on the ‘sign in’ link.
  3. On the login.gov screen that you are subsequently taken to, enter your email address into the space provided for it. Then enter your password. After that, click on the blue-colored ‘Sign In’ button and you will be able to access your USAJOBS account straightaway.

USAJOBS internships

To access internship opportunities through the USAJOBS portal, do as follows:

  1. Enter the address for the USAJOBS portal into your browser. The portal should then load on your browser.
  2. Once the USAJOBS portal loads on your browser, check somewhere towards the top, and you will see spaces provided for you to enter your keywords and location preferences. Into the space for keywords, enter the word ‘internship’ and if you’d prefer internship opportunities at a specific location, enter that location information.
  3. Click on the ‘Search’ button, and the portal will return all the internship opportunities that are open at that location. Note that to broaden your search, you can leave the ‘location’ space blank – and the portal will then return all open internship opportunities.

USAJOBS Resume Builder

To create a resume using USAJOBS’s resume builder feature, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the USAJOBS portal.
  2. Once you are at the portal, click on the ‘Sign In’ link (which you will find towards the top right hand corner), then log in by entering the required credentials.
  3. Once you are signed into the portal, click on ‘documents’, then select ‘resumes’ and finally click on ‘upload or build resume’. From the options that appear, select ‘build resume’. Then follow the instructions to complete the task of building your resume on USAJOBS.

Link(s)

USAJOBS portal:

http://www.usajobs.com/

www.kewes.ky.gov – How to Apply for Kentucky Unemployment Benefits Online

Through the Kentucky Electronic Workplace for Employment Services website, you can file for unemployment insurance benefits online. You can also visit the website to check the status of Kentucky unemployment benefits claims you had filed earlier.

Kewes KY Request benefit check

To request for Kentucky Unemployment benefit check/to file for Kentucky unemployment benefits, you will need to follow these 5 simple steps:

  1. Go to the Kentucky Electronic Workplace for Employment Services (KEWES) website, by entering the site’s address into your browser. The said address, which you can use to access the KEWES website, is indicated in the ‘links’ section of this article below.
  2. When you get to the KEWES website, you will find a menu on the left hand side of the page, with items like ‘Office Locations’, ‘Employer Services’, ‘Jobseeker Services’, ‘Youth Services’… and so on. From that menu, click on the ‘Unemployment Services’ link.
  3. On the page that you are taken to after clicking on the ‘unemployment services’ link, again, check on the left hand side and you will see a menu entitled ‘If You are Unemployed’. It has items like ‘file or access your claim’, ‘make a payment’… and so on. From that menu, click on the ‘File or Access Your Claim’ link.
  4. On the screen you are taken to, read through the information (it is important) and after doing so, click on the ‘I agree’ button which is to be found at the very bottom end.
  5. On the pop-up window that appears, enter your user ID and password in order to log in. After signing in, you can proceed to file for Kentucky Unemployment Insurance Benefits/to request for Kentucky benefits check.

Kewes KY unemployment insurance benefits (how to check the status of your claim)

After filing for Kentucky unemployment insurance benefits, you will then want to know whether your application was successful or not. To access your Kentucky unemployment benefits claim/check the status of your Kentucky unemployment benefits claim, follow these 5 simple steps:

  1. Enter the address for the Kentucky Electronic Workplace for Employment Services (KEWES) website into your browser.
  2. Once you are at the KEWES website, click on the ‘Unemployment Services’ link from the menu that is on the left hand side of the landing page.
  3. On the page you are taken to, click on the ‘File or Access Your Claim’ link, from the menu that is on the left hand sidebar.
  4. On the screen you are taken to next, click on the ‘I Agree’ button at the bottom end (after reading through information on the page).
  5. On the pop-up window that appears when you click on the ‘I agree’ button, sign in by entering your user ID and password. After logging in, click to indicate that you wish to access your claim, and you will then be able to view its status.

Kewes KY login

To file for Kentucky unemployment benefits or to check the status of Kentucky unemployment benefits you had applied for earlier, you will need to be logged in. In order to get to the Kewes KY login page (for unemployment benefits), follow these 4 steps:

  1. Enter the address for the Kewes KY portal into your browser. You can obtain that address from the ‘links’ section of this article below.
  2. Click on the link that says ‘Unemployment Services’ from the menu on the left hand sidebar.
  3. On the page you are taken to, click on the link that says ‘File or Access Your Claim’ – again on the left hand sidebar.
  4. On the screen you are taken to, scroll to the bottom end and click on the ‘I agree’ button. The Kewes KY login page should then appear, in the form of a pop-up window. To login, you would need to enter your user ID and password. If you don’t have a user ID and password/if you are a new user, you would need to click on the ‘New User’ link, then fill in the form in the page you are taken to, in order to set up a Kewes user ID and password.

Link(s)

Kewes KY portal: http://www.kewes.ky.gov/