Helpful tips

How do I find hidden money owed to me?

How do I find hidden money owed to me?

First, go to your state’s unclaimed property website to check if you’re owed funds. If you’ve moved around a lot, you can try sites like or, which may be able to search multiple state databases at once. The search uses your name and your city to check for any funds.

What do you do if you still haven’t received your first stimulus check?

If you are missing money from the first stimulus check, claim the amount by filing a tax return. You can also claim the Recovery Rebate Credit on your 2020 tax return if you did not receive the full amount of the stimulus check you are eligible for.

What should I do if someone owes me money?

Take the amount owed into consideration. A small debt may not be worth pursuing right away, while a larger debt might take some time to collect. If you are owed money in the course of a business transaction, ask for it as soon as possible. Waiting on the debt will only make it harder to collect. Helpful? Inquire politely about the money.

Can you sue someone if you owe them money?

The short answer to that question is usually no. If somebody owes you money you could sue them, you could obtain a judgment, you can obtain what’s called a “judgment lien” and once you get the judgment lien, you can have the court record…

How to file a lawsuit for money owed ( with pictures )?

Tell him or her that if you don’t have a response by that date you will file suit to recover your money. Make a copy of the letter before you send it so you have it for your records, and can present the copy to the court later if you end up filing suit.

What’s the best way to get someone to pay?

This option is generally more expensive, considering court and attorney fees, but if you are successful, it may be worth it more than using a collection agency. The threat of a suit may be enough to bring someone to pay, but you should not make such a threat unless you intend to follow through. Helpful? File a Petition for Citation.