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A national leader, the West Virginia State Treasurer’s Office is diligent in its efforts to return and recover unclaimed property to its rightful owner. Treasurer John Perdue works hard to educate and communicate with small businesses and individuals alike about the importance of pursuing and recovering unclaimed property, such as bank accounts, matured insurance policies, stocks, bonds, safe deposit box contents, weapons, and a wide variety of other items abandoned by their original owners.

Treasurer Perdue has served as the custodian, as designated by state law, for 716,561 unclaimed property accounts that total more than $152 million in unclaimed funds. He has returned more than $100 million to West Virginia businesses and individuals.


Please contact the Treasurer’s office for a FREE search of West Virginia’s unclaimed property records
(304) 558-2937 or toll-free - (800) 642-8687