(WWLP) – Massachusetts State Treasurer Deb Goldberg announced the latest release of unclaimed property listings.
Over 57,000 new properties worth millions of dollars are owed to individuals and businesses including the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots.
Unclaimed property includes forgotten savings and checking accounts, uncashed checks, insurance policy proceeds, stocks, dividends, and the contents of unattended safe deposit boxes.
Most accounts are considered abandoned and are turned over to the state after three years of inactivity.
Treasury returned over $114 million is property to its rightful owners last year, making the Commonwealth that state to return the most money on a per-capita basis.
The list includes only individuals and business with unclaimed property over $100.
The full list will be published in the Boston Globe on Sunday, September 11 and in the Boston Herald on Sunday, September 18. The list will also be published in over 30 regional and local newspapers.