Millions of dollars for veterans go unclaimed

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - New information from the Department of Veterans Affairs - there are millions of dollars for vets and their families, that are sitting unclaimed.

The money is, for the most part, life insurance policy payouts or dividend checks and premium refunds that were mailed to policy holders.

If payments can't be made, the money is held indefinitely.

To see if you and/or a family member has any unclaimed money, just check the Veterans Affairs website. The link is posted under All Access.

You'll need the veteran's full name, date of birth and death, if deceased.

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