💰How to Search for Unclaimed Money from US Government and States

💲Find Lost Money, Tips for Finding Unclaimed Money.
Use Free and Official Sources to Find Unclaimed Money.

Did you know? You may have unclaimed money.

💲💰Search for Lost Money for FREE on official website. Every day New York State returns $1 million to those who file claims here.

“Companies making claims do not have faster access to funds than individuals who contact the Comptroller’s office directly.”
(source: http://www.osc.state.ny.us/ouf/ouf_factsheet.pdf)

I bet first impression from headline will be: “Spam!” However it is not – it is Official Government and State websites: https://www.usa.gov/unclaimed-money and for New York State: http://www.osc.state.ny.us/ouf/index.htm

Find out whether any of your unclaimed funds are being held by the federal government.

Search for unclaimed money and property in every state where you have lived. You can conduct a multi-state search, check state-by-state for individual programs, or contact your state’s unclaimed property office for help.

In New York State – as of today(http://www.osc.state.ny.us/ouf/ouf_factsheet.pdf) Total Funds Unclaimed: $15 billion. More than 37 million account records are still unclaimed
Search for Lost Money in New York State
In your State you have similar to what we have in New York: Office of the NEW YORK State Comptroller http://www.osc.state.ny.us/ouf/index.htm where individual or company, not-for-profit, small or big businesses who registered or has offices in New York State can SEARCH.

Check your Official State Controller Website and search by your name or name of your business, address.

Office of the NEW YORK State Comptroller

In Fact official site do not charge fee: “No fee to reclaim funds. Private companies are allowed to charge claimants up to a 15 percent finder’s fee. Companies making claims do not have faster access to funds than individuals who contact the Comptroller’s office directly.”

Funds Paid (4/16-3/17):

$424 million paid to claimants;
more than 495,000 accounts processed

Source of Funds (4/16-3/17):



Insurance Companies:19%

Court Funds: 6%

Brokers/Dealers: 2%



Average Claim Amount: 65 percent of claims are less than $100

Random Example:

Unclaimed Money from the Government USAGov

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p.s. i am not government employee, not affiliate. links, facts and info from official .gov websites. Try it or not is up to you. You will be asked “very personal info” like SSN once you start calming your funds. Share personal information ONLINE at your own rick.