California State Controller's Office: Unclaimed Property Database Search
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Unclaimed Property Database Search

What do I do if my search brings up too many records?

Once you click the “search” button, our database will search for property associated with the information provided. Only the first 500 search result matches are listed. You may narrow your search by adding the first name, middle initial, and/or city of residence. You may wish to search again using a different criterion.

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How often do you update the Investigator CD’s?

This data is extracted once per year from the Unclaimed Property Database System.
Click here for information about the current CD release and how to purchase a copy.

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How often do you update your database?

We receive properties twice per year. Most unclaimed property is remitted in June. Insurance properties are remitted in December. However, our Unclaimed Property Database System is continually being updated.

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