What is Unclaimed Property?

Unclaimed Property is any intangible personal property, held or owing in the ordinary course of a holder’s business that has remained unclaimed by the owner for a certain number of years. Unclaimed Property may include:
  • Savings and checking accounts
  • Uncashed payroll or cashier’s checks
  • Money orders and travelers checks
  • Certificates of deposit
  • Customer deposits or overpayments
  • Paid-up life insurance policies
  • Health and accident insurance payments
  • Uncashed death benefit checks
  • Gift certificates and Christmas club accounts
  • Stocks and dividends
  • Utility deposits
  • Oil and gas royalty payments