State Treasurer Searches For Unclaimed Money For Tulsa Fairgoers

Tuesday, October 4th 2011, 11:02 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- State Treasurer Ken Miller will be manning the Unclaimed Property booth at the Tulsa State Fair Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.

Fair attendees are invited to come to the booth to see if there is any unclaimed cash in their names being held by the treasurer's office now. Miller will conduct searches, hoping to find the rightful owners of some $350 million in lost money.

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In the past six years at the Tulsa State Fair, the treasurer's office has found close to $2 million for more than 3,300 fair goers. Examples of unclaimed property include old bank accounts, security deposits, old paychecks, royalties, rebates, stocks and bonds.

The Treasurer's Unclaimed Property Booth is located inside the QuikTrip Center.