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Unclaimed Money Returned in Maine Sets Record | Louisiana Voters To Decide To Put Unclaimed Property In Trust

Unclaimed money returned in the last fiscal year (2019) set a new record for the state of Maine according to State Treasurer Henry E.M. Beck.  In this period, the state returned $17 million in unclaimed funds to over 30,000 current and former Maine residents.  That is an average of nearly $600 per claim!  These totals …

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Utah Unclaimed Money COVID - 19

Utah To Hold Unclaimed Money Webathon | Louisiana Helping Businesses Find Unclaimed Funds

State Treasurer David Damschen thought like most, this pandemic and struggling economy would increase searches for unclaimed money.  Not the case according to a report.  March was a steady month in terms of online searching, but there was actually a dip in unclaimed property searching in April. Last year, the division reunited some $29 million …

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Unclaimed Money Texas

Lee Harvey Oswald Photos Among Texas Unclaimed Property | Kansas Launches Christmas Cash Initiative

The holiday season is upon as and it could come early for some residents of Texas as the state gears up its outreach to help return over $ 4 billion in unclaimed money and unclaimed property.  In fiscal year 2018 Texas returned over $240 million in unclaimed money and property, its largest year to date.  …

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Vermont Unclaimed Money

Vermont Has Over $88 Million in Unclaimed Money | $1.5 Billion Mega Millions Still Unclaimed

The State of Vermont boasts over $88 million in its unclaimed money and unclaimed property coffers.  The average claim is almost $400 and last fiscal year, Vermont paid out almost $7 million.  Like most states, the total continues to grow as the state collected over $10 million in the same time frame.  Vermont has over …

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Texas Unclaimed Money

Unclaimed Money In Texas Totals Over $5 Billion | Over $700 Million In North Carolina Unclaimed Money

The great state of Texas has over $5 billion in unclaimed money and unclaimed property.  Texas boasts one of the highest totals of missing money in the US.  Each year Texas collects nearly $600 million in new accounts.  These accounts can be unpaid wages, dormant bank accounts, security deposits and more.  (Types of Unclaimed Money)  …

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Boston Massachusetts Unclaimed Money

1 in 10 Massachusetts Residents Have Unclaimed Money | Iowa Has 6 Months To Return $8 Million

1 in 10 residents of Massachusetts may have unclaimed money or unclaimed property to claim.  The state coffers currently holds over $3.4 billion in money and property and recently added over 44,000 new claims according to a report: Treasurer Deb Goldberg said Wednesday there are more than 44,000 new properties worth millions of dollars owed to people …

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Chicago Unclaimed Money

Unclaimed Money in Illinois Over $2.8 Billion | South Carolina Unclaimed Money Giveback Totals Over $700,000

Residents of Rock Island, Illinois who visited the town office in early September were greeted by a member of the Illinois State Treasurers office who was hoping to reunite them with unclaimed money or unclaimed property owed to them.  As part of the Treasurer’s office’s outreach program they travel from town to town asking residents …

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Illinois Unclaimed Money Nearing $3 Billion

Thanks in large part to the large city of Chicago and surrounding areas, Illinois unclaimed money and unclaimed property accounts total over $2.9 billion.  In the last two years alone, Illinois Treasurer Mike Frerichs’ office and their Illinois Unclaimed money department returned over $300 million in unclaimed funds to its rightful owners.  According to a report, …

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Unclaimed Insurance Policies Over $350 million in California

In California there is close to $9 billion in unclaimed money and unclaimed property with over $350 million of that in unpaid insurance claims.  Occasionally the California State controller’s office will do routine audits of business to ensure they are following the law in regards to unclaimed money.  Legally all companies are required to turn …

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