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Claude and the Geography Lesson

By the time I was asked to find Claude and Marie Dexter* in France, I had pulled a few unclaimed property rabbits out of unclaimed property hats so that I had become the company’s patron saint of hopeless cases. 791 more words

They Never Thought I'd Find Them but I Did!

When people ask what I do for a living, I tell them “I read minds”.  This is not far from the truth.

The case of the Chedidi’s* stands out in this regard. 510 more words

Forensic Genealogy

Department of Revenue sets online auction for unclaimed property

MADISON — After working to match unclaimed property with its rightful owner, the Wisconsin Department of Revenue has scheduled an unclaimed property online auction.

According to a release from the DOR, the department tries to match unclaimed property with its owner through tax record matching and newspaper advertisements, but if the content of safety deposit boxes have not been claimed, state law requires the DOR to sell the unclaimed property at public auction within three years. 82 more words


An Adventure in International Unclaimed Property - Seeking The Von-Fiorellos

About ten years ago, when Andy and I were in Merida, Mexico on business, I received an email from the international investment company I worked for.   726 more words

Forensic Genealogy

City releases this year’s list of people or organizations owed money from the City

1,463 names on unclaimed property list; June 30 is deadline to submit claim.

On May 2, 2016 the City of Sacramento published a list of unclaimed property held by the City and instructions to claim it. 139 more words

City Of Sacramento

Treasurer's Top 10: Saline County

The Treasurer’s Top 10 for Saline County is posted! Recognize any names? Please pass this along to friends and family in the area to help us reunite these ladies and gentlemen with their lost money. 61 more words

Treasurer's Top 10

Wisconsin residents may get check in the mail as state returns $13M in "unclaimed property"

MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Revenue is returning another $13 million through its unclaimed property matching program, which uses the agency’s tax records to locate owners of unclaimed property.  277 more words