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Texas Unclaimed Money Office Returns Over $300 Million Last Year

The Texas Comptroller recently state in an article that the lone star state returned over $300 million in unclaimed money and property to its rightful owners last fiscal year.  While that total may seem high, Texas as a state has over $5 billion in missing money sitting in its coffers.  The number of claims that …

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25 Percent of Illinois Residents Have Unclaimed Money | Arizona Returns $42.5 Million

Roughly 1 in 4 Illinois residents, current and former, have unclaimed money owed to them, according to a recent report.  Illinois is one of roughly 10 states that has over $1 billion in unclaimed property currently being held.  Their total, at last check, was over $2.9 billion!  Since 2015 the state has returned $703 million …

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Florida Residents Search for Unclaimed Money at Record Pace During Pandemic | Oregon Warns Of Unclaimed Money Texting Scam

During these tough economic times, residents of Florida are turning to unclaimed money to help them survive.  The chief financial office of Florida, Jimmy Patronis, recently said in an interview that his office is seeing record number of searches for unclaimed money and unclaimed property.  In March alone, they returned $38 million in unclaimed assets.  …

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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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State of Florida Unclaimed Property Auction August 14 and 15 in Palm Beach Gardens

Florida Unclaimed Money State Page Preview – Friday, August 14 (Preview this day only) Auction – Saturday, August 15 (Auction only, no preview this day) Marriott Palm Beach Gardens 4000 RCA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 The event is open to the public, and everyone is encouraged to participate. The hotel is offering a special $119 …

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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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Lady Gaga Among Celebrities That Have Unclaimed Money in California

Millions and millions of Americans are owed unclaimed money and property, including some celebrities.  In a recent article from Celebrity Net Worth, they listed 20 celebrities that have money owed to them from California. Money can become unclaimed in a variety of ways.  From lost checks, to unused gift cards, to lost bank accounts and …

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Stuck At Home? Search For Unclaimed Money and Property!

First, we hope that everyone is staying healthy in the unprecedented time.  Since we are all stuck at home anyway, now is a great time to search for unclaimed money and property.  Unclaimed property or unclaimed money are defined as, monetary or physical assets which have become separate from their rightful owners over time.  Another …

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West Virginia Hands Out Largest Unclaimed Money Check In State History

In West Virginia they set a new record with the largest unclaimed money payout to a single claim in their history. According to a report, Thomas Hunter was presented with a check for over $1.7 million in lost money. His parents had set up a trust in his name and as is the case most …

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