South Dakota state treasurer contacting unclaimed property owners

PIERRE, SD (KSFY) - Be on the look out for a letter from the South Dakota state treasurer. It could be your ticket to unclaimed money.

State Treasurer Rich Sattgast's office says the Unclaimed Property Division will be sending letters to the potential owners of money and securities recently received by the office.

The letters will be delivered in official envelopes from the state treasurer.

Treasurer Sattgast encourages everyone who receives a letter to view the full information by searching the unclaimed property database.

A claim can be filed using the search and claim feature on the South Dakota State Treasurer's website. You can also also contact the Unclaimed Property Division by email at unclaimed@sdtreasurer.gov or by phone at 605-773-3379.