JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Bank and Insurance information #general
Unclaimed funds, by law, must be turned over to the state if the ownertoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
cannot be located. About half the states have searchable lists of their
unclaimed property at the website of the National Association of
Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) at http://www.unclaimed.org ,
or do a search on NAUPA. Of course, only the names, last known address,
and account identification number are known by the state. The ident.
may include Social Security No. The States that are not on-line with
searchable lists are also on the NAUPA website with contact info.
My wife had some 30 year old funds with NY State. We located it at via
that website. It took many months to satisfy the authorities that she
was indeed the account owner, since she had long long ago moved from
the old New York address.
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