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DVD-ROM Release Date - March 18, 2014

Notice to Investigators and Price List - March 2014

 

The Unclaimed Property Division (UPD) is pleased to announce the release date of the latest abandoned property Investigator DVD-ROM which has been updated through January 2014 and contains listings of abandoned properties remitted to the State of California. The DVD-ROM will be available for purchase beginning March 18, 2014, at the UPD office located at 10600 White Rock Road, Suite 141, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670.

 

Announcing On-Line Estates of Deceased Persons Data

Notice to Investigators - On-Line Estates of Deceased Persons Data

The Unclaimed Property Division (UPD) is pleased to announce an update for the Estates of Deceased Persons Data. The Estates of Deceased Persons Data is no longer available on CD-ROM for purchase. This file is available for download and will be updated with the most current information on Friday, November 8, 2013. The Estates of Deceased Persons file contains estates of deceased persons remitted to the State of California pursuant to Probate Code and CCP section 1300 et.seq. The Estates of Deceased Persons File displays these properties indexed by the following four categories: The State of California’s Property ID Number, decedent’s name, reported heir(s) and the property’s available balance.

Limit on Investigator Contracting and Agreements to Locate, Deliver, Recover, or Assist in Recovery of Unclaimed Property

This notice is to advise you of the limits on Investigator Contracting and Agreements to Locate, Deliver, Recover, or Assist in Recovery of Unclaimed Property.

Announcing New On-Line Estates of Deceased Persons Data

 Notice to Investigators - New On-Line Estates of Deceased Persons Data

The Unclaimed Property Division (UPD) is pleased to announce the release date for the Estates of Deceased Persons Data. For the first time this information will be available free of charge, in a downloadable Microsoft Excel Worksheet. The Estates of Deceased Persons Data will no longer be available on CD-ROM for purchase. This file will be available for download on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. The Estates of Deceased Persons file contains estates of deceased persons remitted to the State of California pursuant to Probate Code and CCP section 1300 et.seq. The Estates of Deceased Persons File displays these properties indexed by the following four categories: The State of California’s Property ID Number, decedent’s name, reported heir(s) and the property’s available balance.

To access the file go to http://www.sco.ca.gov/upd_msg.html. Select the Estates of Deceased Persons File link located in the left navigation bar under the section Info For Investigators.  This link will not be visible and/or accessible until the release date of Wednesday, June 12, 2013.

Revisions to Deceased Owner Heir Claim Filing Instructions

This notice is to advise you of updated revisions to Filing Instructions for Deceased Owner Heir Claims.

DVD-ROM Release Date - February 28, 2013 

Notice to Investigators and Price List - February 2013

The Unclaimed Property Division (UPD) is pleased to announce the release date of the latest abandoned property Investigator DVD-ROM which has been updated through February 19, 2013 and contains listings of abandoned properties remitted to the State of California.  The DVD-ROM will be available for purchase beginning Thursday, February 28, 2013, at the UPD office located at 10600 White Rock Road, Suite 141, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670.

Revisions to Business Claim Filing Instructions

This notice is to advise you of upcoming revisions to Filing Instructions for Business Claims.

DVD-ROM Update

We have made some technical adjustments to the abandoned property investigator DVD-ROM that was originally released on March 13, 2012, and then re-released on March 28, 2012, in order to address the DVD’s slow download speed and to make the search function more user-friendly.  The enhanced DVD-ROM will be available to purchase on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. 

If you have already purchased the March 28, 2012, DVD-ROM, a replacement will be mailed to you. 

DVD-ROM Re-Released March 28, 2012

We are aware of the current technical issues that you may be experiencing with the abandoned property investigator DVD-ROM that was re-released on March 28, 2012. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience. We are diligently working on a solution to the problem and we will keep you updated on the status of our progress.

DVD-ROM Update

The abandoned property investigator DVD-ROM that was released on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, is no longer available to purchase due to incomplete information contained within the DVD.  This issue has been corrected and the DVD will be re-released and available to purchase on Wednesday, March 28, 2012, and will contain updated information through March 14, 2012.  When ordering the DVD, please ensure that you are using the current order form from our website with a release date of March 28, 2012; all other order forms are outdated and will be returned. 

If you have already purchased the March 13, 2012, DVD-ROM, a new one will be mailed to you.  You do not have to re-order the re-released DVD-ROM. 

DVD-ROM Release Date – March 2012

Abandoned Property DVD-ROM (Information updated through March 14, 2012)
(March 2012) The Unclaimed Property Division (UPD) is pleased to announce the release date of the latest abandoned property Investigator DVD-ROM which has been updated through March 14, 2012 and contains listings of abandoned properties remitted to the State of California. The DVD-ROM will be available for purchase beginning Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at the UPD office located at 10600 White Rock Road, Suite 141, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670.

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