BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - You could have some cash out there and not even know it. Starting now, you can find out if you're a bit richer than you are now.
The State Treasury Department is working to return almost $600 million to its rightful owners. Workers at the Mall of Louisiana helped guide people through the process of getting back unclaimed money.
The department says that, on average, a person can get back $900 in old savings and insurance proceeds.
You can also search online to see if you have any unclaimed cash.
Visit the official Louisiana Treasury website to see if you are on the list.