Monday, January 5, 2015

$383 million in unclaimed property State treasurer [NC] maintains search site, database

Notaries may be seeing a few extra notarial requests in North Carolina.  
(State of NC, Unclaimed Property Fund is trying to get the word out.)
Happy NNN reading!  Brenda

If you are strapped for cash this new year after all that holiday shopping you might want to check out the N.C. Unclaimed Property Fund. The fund helps reunite owners with their unclaimed property that officials say have been abandoned for one to five years. And it’s easy as one click to find out if you or your agency or business has any part of the $383 million in unclaimed property in North Carolina. 


 There are several simple steps, 

including signing the claim form 

in the presence of a notary public. 


"As a public service, the state makes an effort to reunite consumers with property that have become unclaimed because the company loses track of the consumer, due to an incorrect address or other missing information,” said Brad Young, spokesperson for the N.C. Office of the State Treasurer. Young said by law these types of funds are turned over to the Department of State Treasurer for safekeeping.  READ IT ALL HERE.

SOURCE:  By Olivia Neeley Times Staff Writer

Ever feel like you are in this notary adventure 
all alone? You aren't. Contact the 
questions regarding how to become a notary 
or how to perform your notary duties..
All questions welcome!

Don't miss a post! Follow along by email!