Although there is no guarantee you are owed money, you may determine if you have unclaimed funds, and if so, how to access them. USA.gov details where one may go to determine if there are unclaimed funds available. Follow the instructions on the individual websites listed at USA.gov to locate your “free” unclaimed money.
- unclaimed money in your state;
- money from employers;
- money from insurance;
- money from tax refunds;
- money from banking and investments;
- international unclaimed money;
- undelivered and unclaimed federal and state tax refund checks
Consumer Reports: How to Find Forgotten Assets Covers property held by states, U.S. Treasury Securities, Accounts at failed banks, S&Ls, and credit union, defined benefit pensions, 401 (k) plans, life insurance policies, and federal tax refunds.