There is an estimated $60 billion out there in unclaimed money and some of it could be yours!
Unclaimed money from bank accounts, insurance policies and other registrations could be hanging out there in your name, without you even knowing about it.
How to check for and collect money in your name
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It’s particularly easy if you have a unique last name. Simply go to MissingMoney.com and punch in your name to do a database search of available unclaimed funds across all states. With one click of your mouse, you can cover the entire spectrum of what’s available.
But not every single state participates. If you live in a state that doesn’t participate with this free site, there’s one more option for you: Unclaimed.org. This website is a clearinghouse for the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators.
Finally, if you ever had an FHA home loan, HUD may be sitting on refund money for you. Go to HUD.gov and see if you’re in their refund database.
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