A Network of the National Association of State Treasurers

NAUPA Discusses Lost Retirement Accounts

Looking For That Lost Retirement Account? Why It’s Easier To Find An IRA Than A 401(k) “If you’re looking for an old IRA, searching for it through the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) is likely to help you track down that account. But a 401(k)? If you don’t know the financial institution that … Read more

Unclaimed Property Programs are Alive and Well

“The report of my death was an exaggeration” Mark Twain, 1897 “Regardless of political party or persuasion, state governments are working harder than ever to ensure that private property owners’ rights are enforced… Returning money to rightful owners is the primary goal of all state unclaimed property programs… The next time you read a fable about … Read more

FY20 Annual Report

Report Shows Unclaimed Property Administrators Returned Over $2.8B To Americans During FY 2020 Washington, DC – The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) released today its Fiscal Year 20 Annual Report, a public-private partnership to provide the most in-depth look at unclaimed property statistics. The anonymized data reveals that unclaimed property programs returned over $2.8 Billion … Read more

NAUPA Celebrates 1st Annual National Unclaimed Property Day

National Awareness Campaign Encourages Americans to Search for Unclaimed Property (WASHINGTON, DC) – The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators is celebrating the first annual National Unclaimed Property Day today, February 1, 2021. Nearly 33 million people in the United States – roughly 1 in 10 Americans – have unclaimed property. Unclaimed Property Day will … Read more

Unclaimed Property Day 2021 Materials

February 1st is National Unclaimed Property Day! Access All Materials on Google Drive Access All Materials on OneDrive Press Release Template: Customize this press release and help us raise awareness Download Press Release Draft File will download as a PDF, Word versions are available in the Google Drive or OneDrive links above Legislator Letter Template: … Read more

NAUPA Fundamentals of Unclaimed Property Reporting for Holders 2020

Fundamentals of Unclaimed Property Reporting for Holders Webinar July 7, 2021 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET/ 12:00-1:30 pm CT/ 11:00 am-12:30 pm MT/ 10:00-11:30 am PT Register Now In this 90-minute webinar presented by the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators, participants will learn the essential unclaimed property fundamentals and skills needed to file accurate reports. Key terms will … Read more

National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators Releases Inaugural Report

Report Shows Unclaimed Property Administrators Returned Over $3B To Americans During FY 2019 Washington, DC – The National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) released today its inaugural Annual Report, a public-private partnership to provide the most in-depth look at unclaimed property statistics. The anonymized data reveals that unclaimed property programs returned a total of $3.14B to … Read more

News and Press

Thank you for your interest in the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators. Please select from the following options.  View Recent Legislation and Policy Learn more about how NAUPA is protecting citizens’ unclaimed property rights I have a media-related inquiry Contact our communications team for information and statistics regarding all aspects of unclaimed property I … Read more

COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information  This page contains links to each state’s website where you can find the most up-to-date information about how each state is responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19).  NAUPA encourages states administrators, holders, and the public to remain patient and flexible with regards to reporting and claims processing as business processes are likely to be … Read more