TV News LIES

Saturday, Apr 25th

Last update05:07:59 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) States Seize Citizens' Property to Balance Their Budgets

States Seize Citizens' Property to Balance Their Budgets

E-mail Print PDF

The 50 U.S. states are holding more than $32 billion worth of unclaimed property that they're supposed to safeguard for their citizens.

Unclaimed property consists of things like forgotten apartment security deposits, uncashed dividend checks and safe-deposit boxes abandoned when an elderly relative dies.

Banks and other businesses are required to turn that property over to the state for safekeeping. The problem is that the states return less than a quarter of unclaimed property to the rightful owners.

More... 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Bill Cosby accused of sexual assault by three more women

Bill Cosby accused by 3 more womenThree more women have accused Bill Cosby of sexually abusing them decades ago, as the veteran...

Video contradicts police claims about black man who died in jail cell after arrest for sagging pants

Video contradicts police claimsThe final moments of Ervin Leon Edwards’ life were spent facedown on the floor of the...

Nebraska legislature leads charge to abolish death penalty

Nebraska moves to end death penaltyNebraska’s Republican-dominated legislature is leading the charge to abolish the death penalty in the state, potentially...

Maryland Governor Sends State Troopers to Baltimore Protests

Maryland governor sends in state troopers"The last thing we need is more violence in Baltimore City"Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said Thursday...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!