It's not a SCAM! Over the last few years, the state of North Carolina has given out a record $105 million in unclaimed cash, but there's more and you can still claim yours!
The way you check is by going to NCcash.com and typing in your name. To narrow down the search you can put in your city and zip code. Searching your name and getting your money is free at NCcash.com.
Where is this free money coming from? It is unreturned deposits you made with a utility company, apartment complex, refunds you're owed, insurance benefits, or overpayments.
When companies can't find you, they send the money to the State Treasurer's Department. The office is in charge of matching you up with the funds.