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Claiborne County Citizens Encouraged to Come Claim Their Unclaimed Property from the State

From Marie Clark Claiborne County Board of Supervisors, President Treasurer Lynn Fitch and the Claiborne County Board of Supervisors announced an opportunity for local residents to come search the State’s unclaimed property listing and claim funds the State might be holding for them. Click here to download a list of properties. “Over the course of just the last six months” said Fitch, “we have reunited citizens with close to $1 million.  What a great boost for their family budgets and for the local economies.  It is a pleasure to work with mayors, supervisors, legislators, and others to help people claim money the State is holding for them. And, I thank Supervisor Clark for inviting my office to work with her to help the people of Claiborne County.” “I am excited and honored to have this opportunity to work with Lynn Fitch, the State Treasurer,” said Supervisor Marie Clark, President of the Claiborne County Board of Supervisors, “to get money to individuals in Claiborne County who have unclaimed/missing money and do not know it.  This is real money that belongs to you.  And, all together, Claiborne residents have nearly $350,000 in unclaimed money.” Since Treasurer Fitch took office in 2012, she has distributed over $81 million in unclaimed property, which is more than half of all the money that has been distributed since the program began in 1982. The event will be held: Monday, June 18 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm William “Matt” Ross Administration Building 510 Market Street, Port Gibson     Unclaimed property specialists from the Office of the State Treasurer will be on hand at the event to help people search the State’s unclaimed property list, complete claims forms, and even notarize their paperwork.  Individuals planning to...

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