Getting money back from state can be difficult

Article posted in the Lancaster, PA newspaper. 

...stacks of paperwork or the two years of frustration and expense...put into getting back what was already rightfully theirs.

When the state receives hundreds of millions of dollars in "unclaimed" property each year, the money is promptly put into the general fund, Historically, only about half the account holders will successfully claim their money, allowing the government to have a cash flow of unclaimed money to use.

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