State Treasurer Holds Events to Return Unclaimed Nebraska Property

Posted 12 months ago

By Scott Carlson

Don Stenberg

Don Stenberg

The state treasurer’s office is hosting a series of events throughout Nebraska to help reunite residents with their unclaimed property.

The treasurer’s office says it has returned more than $6 million in property to rightful owners so far in 2013. The amount represents nearly 10,900 claims.

State treasurer Don Stenberg says in a statement that his office is holding more than $125 million of property for more than 350,000 Nebraska residents, former residents, or their heirs.

There are nine scheduled outreach events between now and January:

  • Buffalo County Fair, Kearney, July 25-27
  • Scotts Bluff County Fair, Mitchell, August 7-10
  • Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island, August 23-September 2
  • Husker Harvest Days, Grand Island, September 10-12
  • World Day on the Mall, Pershing Center, Lincoln, September 19
  • Applejack Festival, Nebraska City, September 21-22
  • Fall Home and Garden Expo, Omaha, October 25-27
  • Kearney Gateway Ag Show, Kearney, November 20-21
  • Northeast Nebraska Farm Show, Norfolk, January 16-17

Residents can also visit the Treasurer’s website at www.treasurer.org or call the Unclaimed Property Division at 1-877-572-9688.