Everyone is a little short on cash these days and some extra spending money couldn’t hurt, right? Good Morning America aired a piece on unclaimed money this morning that has people everywhere flocking to Google in search of more information. Some of this money might be yours and if you have no idea how to figure that out or how to claim it, you’re not alone. GMA shared a few websites where you can check to see if you’re one of the lucky ones. Want to find out more?
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Billions of dollars are floating around out there just waiting to be claimed. The unclaimed money includes uncashed overtime checks, apartment security deposits, lost insurance refunds, tax refunds and more. Not sure if any of it belongs to you? There are different websites that can help you find out.
These are a few good sites to help uncover unclaimed money:
www.unclaimed.org: Set up by The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators and will tell you if there are lost insurance refunds, forgotten apartment security deposits, overtime checks, etc. in your name.
www.missingmoney.com: Another good place to check. Free but commercially run. Make sure you check out each state you’ve lived in and search with your maiden name as well.
www.unclaimedretirementbenefits.com: For lost 401k funds and other retirement accounts.
What are you waiting for?? Go see if any of the unclaimed money out there belongs to you!
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