“Sheriff” Franchot Wants to Reunite Marylanders with Millions
Sheriff Franchot, a.k.a. Comptroller Peter Franchot, and his trusted steed Abacus are hitting the trail in search of the rightful owners of abandoned bank accounts, security deposits, insurance benefits, and safe deposit boxes. They’re planning stops with agency staff at local fairs and festivals this summer and fall to help reunite Marylanders with Unclaimed Property accounts worth more than $1 billion.
“I’m saddling up Abacus and we’re riding out to find Marylanders to reunite them with money owed to them,” Comptroller Franchot said. “Right now, my office has more than one million accounts wo