Tag Archives: unclaimed property

States go after unclaimed property, use it to patch budgets

The article below was released by Yahoo News on October 18th of this year. The information contained is vital regarding unclaimed property awareness. We believe that every individual has a right to reclaim their rightful property, which is why our services are designed to help innocent citizens recover assets that have been seized by the […]

Self Interest Trumps Unclaimed Property Rights

According to a 2015 California Legislative Analyst’s Office (“LAO”) report, unclaimed property is the fifth largest revenue source for the State of California.  This report also acknowledges the “tension” between State interests and an individual owner’s property rights. The term “Tension” does not fully capture the scope of the restrictions States have placed on the […]

The Benefits of Working With an Unclaimed Property Company That the State Won’t Tell You

Why do States discourage owners from paying a professional to handle their unclaimed property claim? It’s true that many people can, and do, recover their property without paying fees to a service provider. It is also true that people regularly pay for services that they can do themselves. In fact, National Public Radio recently reported that for the […]

A Case Study on Unclaimed Property Success: George’s New Motorcycle

When George was a teenager, his dad talked about helping him buy a motorcycle. Though intentions were admirable, financial margins were never quite large enough to make the purchase. Years came and years went, and George is now a vibrant, middle-aged man, who still had a dream to own a motorcycle. After his father died, […]

Infographic: Unclaimed Property And Restrictive State Laws

Across the United States, there are $56 billion of unclaimed property comprised of bank accounts, stock holdings, safety deposit boxes, and other personal property, waiting to be reclaimed by its rightful owners.  State governments are able to use unclaimed property while it remains unclaimed. It would make sense for states to be doing everything they can to help […]