www.findmassmoney.com – Search For Unclaimed Property In Massachusetts

Find Mass Money

  • Allows residents in the great state of Massachusetts to search for unclaimed property or check the status of an unclaimed property claim
  • The service is free to use and is operated by the Massachusetts Office of the State Treasurer

The Find Mass Money search will require the user to provide a name (or business name) and the city/town in which the person/business resides (i.e. Boston).  Please note to refine a unclaimed property search please enter a First Name and/or a City/Town in the given fields.

Find Mass Money Notes

  • Unclaimed Property does not pertain to land, houses or real estate of any kind
  • Many times the state of Massachusetts will send a mailing notice to the person who owns the unclaimed property
  • There is not a maximum amount of claims that can be filed using the Find Mass Money service
  • It may take up to 12 weeks (aka 3 months) to process a claim due to an extreme back log and not enough employees
  • Please watch out for scams associated with Unclaimed Property (NEVER pay an advanced fee)
  • Stocks may take longer than 12 weeks to process as the state will have to issue a new stock certificate which can take up to 30 days
  • The Treasurer attempts to locate the owners or their heirs by advertising the names in local papers

To contact Find Mass Money please dial 617-367-0400 or 1-800-647-2300 (toll-free Massachusetts only) between the times of 8:00am – 8:00pm, Monday thru Friday OR 9:00am – 4:00pm on Saturday.

Common unclaimed property in the state of Massachusetts include:

  • Expired savings accounts and or checking accounts
  • Uncashed benefit checks (i.e Department of Veterans Affairs payment)
  • Unpaid wages
  • Gift certificates
  • Uncashed dividends
  • Certificates of deposit
  • Paid-up life insurance policies

Any questions for Find Mass Money via mail can be sent to: Department of the State Treasurer Commonwealth of Massachusetts Unclaimed Property Division One Ashburton Place, 12th Floor Boston, MA 02108-1608.

Cited References

  1. www.findmassmoney.com