Hand holding five different gift cards.

Over $16 Million From Gift Cards Turned Over as Unclaimed Funds in 2020

DiNapoli encourages New Yorkers to read the fine print, be aware of fees & expiration dates and spend their gift cards within a year.

COVID-19 Financial Survival Toolkit


We created a COVID-19 Financial Survival Toolkit to help New York’s residents, government entities, nonprofits and businesses alike as they navigate these uncharted waters. This page offers helpful resources and links to give you easy access to vital assistance and information you need at this time, including the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and the federal Main Street Lending Program.

Hand using a calculator on a desk

Unclaimed Funds


Every day New York State returns $1 million to those who file claims here. For the public’s protection, banks, insurance companies, investment companies and many other businesses are required by State law to surrender inactive accounts, or unclaimed funds, to the State Comptroller. Search our website to see if you have any unclaimed funds in your name.

A roll of cash