LostCash lets you search $274.8 million of unclaimed Canadian money, bank accounts, cheques, money orders, and more, dating back to 1900. This information comes from the Bank of Canada, which takes custody of unclaimed financial assets after 10 years of inactivity.
"[LostCash] makes for a fascinating treasure hunt--not only when it comes to your own name, but when it comes to seeing the money left behind by others." - Calgary Sun, July 4, 2011
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You can view the largest unclaimed accounts here.