$383 million worth of unclaimed property in NC

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — What better way to start the new year than with a pocket full of cash that you weren’t expecting?

Well, there may be money waiting for you in North Carolina unclaimed property fund.

The fund has approximately  $383 million that all belongs to North Carolinians.

Money goes into the unclaimed property fund when a company loses track of a consumer because of a change of address or other incorrect information.

Unclaimed property can range from paychecks to  safe deposit boxes abandoned for 1 to 5 years.

To check for unclaimed property visit the North Carolina Department for State Treasurer to search for your name.


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