Ohio has over $2.6 billion sitting in unclaimed funds, accruing interest and waiting for the owner to request payment. In Ohio, the average claimant received $1500. Checks, utility deposits, stocks, bonds, abandoned bank accounts and safety deposit boxes are held by the state. The owner may have moved, changed phone numbers or just forgotten about funds that are theirs.
To search to see if you have unclaimed funds, click on these links:
- In Ohio: https://ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/site/residents/resources/unclaimed-funds
- In all states: https://www.missingmoney.com/en/
Most claims are quite straightforward. But claims involving corporate assets, retirement plan assets or decedent’s estates can be complicated. We have experience helping clients recover these funds. Let us know if we can assist you.