MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - The State Treasurer’s office is stepping up its effort to return unclaimed property to its rightful owners.
Things like forgotten bank accounts, securities, and contents of safe deposit boxes are turned over to the treasurer’s office each year.
Owners of the newest unclaimed property from this year will have their names published in newspaper ads around the state over the next three months. And the complete list of unclaimed property owners is always online at WisMissingMoney.Com. State
Treasurer Kurt Schuller says his office has a total of over $400 million in unclaimed items.