State Fair Visitors Can Check for Property
SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) - Showing up at the Missouri State Fair could be profitable.
State Treasurer Clint Zweifel says members of the office's unclaimed property team will be at the 2011 State Fair to help Missourians find and claim their property. The fair opens Thursday and runs 11 days in Sedalia. Zweifel says the team will be at the Mathewson Exhibition Center
The treasurer says more than 400 account owners claimed nearly $57,000 at the fair last year.
Missouri is holding about $600 million in unclaimed property. Zweifel said the average claim is $300.
The list of unclaimed property can also be found online.