|$1.6 Million back in the hands of Southern Indiana residents|
|Written by Submitted|
|Thursday, January 17, 2013 7:10 PM|
Current and former Dearborn County residents are among the people in Southn Indiana who have claimed a total of $1,597,346.94 in Unclaimed Property in 2012. This amount, along with the other regional totals, brought the overall state return to $44,898,309.86 for 2012, which exceeds 2011’s amount by more than $600,000, said Attorney General Greg Zoeller.
In Dearborn County, unclaimed property was returned to 251, totaling $161,156.
Making a claim with the Attorney General’s Unclaimed Property Division is free and easy.
Zoeller encourages all Hoosiers to visit www.IndianaUnclaimed.com to search for their name, their relatives, neighbors and friends’ names. The Indiana Unclaimed Property database is also now mobile. Anyone can search for free through the mobile application — just use keyword Indiana Unclaimed to download. The app makes it easy to look for unclaimed property. Business owners and charitable organizations should also check annually for unclaimed property.