As much as $6 billion dollars worth of unclaimed money and property in the form of inactive bank accounts, utility deposits, overpayments made to businesses, terminated insurance policies, stocks and securities sits with the state of California. Check to see if some of the unclaimed is yours.
- Visit this website: https://ucpi.sco.ca.gov/UCP/Default.aspx
- Type in your name and city
- Find out whether you are owed any money
It’s like finding money in your pocket that you never knew existed.
According to California’s Controller office, there are over 17 million unclaimed property accounts in California. These unclaimed money include inactive bank accounts, utility deposits, overpayments made to businesses, terminated insurance policies, stocks and securities.
However, it’s not that just money that is owed. Unclaimed property such as jewelry and memorabilia can be collected through this claim process. The website included provides all information you need to claim your funds online.
For more information, visit https://ucpi.sco.ca.gov/UCP/Default.aspx.