By Dr. David Eifrig in Retirement Millionaire:
Close to $33 billion in unclaimed money is sitting right now in state treasuries… and some of it could be yours. For example, Idaho has more that $1.8 billion in unclaimed cash.
Where does all this money come from?
It comes from stocks, bonds, payroll checks, checking accounts, utility deposits, pension payments, and more. If the money is left untouched for a certain number of years, by law, it gets turned over to the state.
Some states, like Illinois, can earn interest on your money, and keep the interest even after you've claimed your property.
I've met people who've found thousands of dollars owed to them by the state. There are many safe, easy ways to find unclaimed assets in your name. But there are companies out there trying to rip you off and charge you for [this.]
I've found several legitimate companies that will help you find your money. These sites are easy to use and have found Retirement Millionaire
readers thousands of dollars of unclaimed money.
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