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Posted on: May 16, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Check To See If You Have Any Unclaimed Funds

Unclaimed Funds

From the NYS Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli and the Office of Unclaimed Funds. To see how much unclaimed money there is in each county, use our interactive map at

  • New York State has $15.5 billion in unclaimed money
  • More than 39 million account records remain unclaimed 
  • Every day we return over 1.5 million 
  • A New York Sate resident received $5.2 million from a stock claim
  • Largest amount still unclaimed is approximately $8 million for an estate 
  • Record-setting $460 million funds paid; more than 535,000 accounts processed (4/17-3/18)
  • Interest is paid for five years on interest bearing accounts- currently it's 4%
  • 70% of claims are less than $100
  • No fee to reclaim funds
  • Most claims can be submitted online
  • More than 10 million searches conducted annually 

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