How do you know if you have an unclaimed property in Colorado

DENVER (KDVR) – There is a possibility that you have Unclaimed property in Colorado. In fact, the State Treasurer’s Office Says at least 1 in 10 people have unclaimed property in our state.

What is unclaimed property? It could be any of the following:

  • Gift Certificates
  • unpaid wages
  • Unpaid checks bearing your name

The state treasurer’s office said last fiscal year that the unclaimed property division returned nearly $43 million to 23,462 claimants.

How to find out if you have unclaimed property

  • visit
  • Select “Get started”
  • Fill in your information in the search fields
  • If you have an unclaimed property, it will appear in the list
  • You can only claim one piece of property per search
  • If a claim appears in the list for you, click Claim
  • On the next page, you will fill in your personal information
  • Then you can submit your claim
  • Once you complete the steps to submit your claim, a claim form with instructions will be sent to you via the email address you provided.

The Colorado State Treasurer currently maintains a list of more than 1.7 million names of individuals, as well as businesses for which real estate is available.


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