Missourian to Get 6.1 Million in Unclaimed Cash

Award is believed to be the largest unclaimed money payout in U.S. history.
1:52 | 12/14/11

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States estimate one out of every ten people has unclaimed money waiting out -- for them and sometimes the amounts can be eye popping. In dusty warehouses like this in states. Around the country -- the records of 32. Billion dollars worth of unclaimed money just waiting to be claims. All year Good Morning America has been showing people the money 4181500. 88 dollars so far. And there is so much money that's out there waiting for Americans to claim I mean just to give you an example. In Missouri alone I have more than 600 million dollars. On hand waiting for missourians. And now the state of Missouri is about to present the biggest -- -- -- money check in US history six point one. Million dollars that's right more than six. Million dollars the chapel go to -- anyone wants to remain anonymous. Years ago her ancestors invested in an obscure company. The stock got lost as it was passed down through the generations. And -- 686. Million dollars. Wisconsin has returned a million and a half dollars before and New York held the previous record four million. But the best we can tell me nobody has ever presented a big -- as big as today it's. So could there be big money out there for you searching takes ten minutes and we have a complete unclaimed money guide on our website Good Morning America dot com on. Josh you let it -- six million dollars ongoing couldn't have more -- Somebody got to thank you.

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