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State of Wisconsin holds unclaimed property auction next week

Posted at 8:14 PM, Oct 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-02 21:14:50-04

MILWAUKEE — If you're looking for a deal on coins, money, stamps, jewelry and other treasures - heads up.

The Wisconsin Department of Revenue will soon be holding its unclaimed property auction online, from Oct. 5 through 18.

The items you can buy were unclaimed items left in safe deposit boxes. After a certain amount of time goes by, the items are sold to the public - usually at a discount to their original value.

Wisconsin Surplus Online Auction is the auction host. Auction items are available at

Visit the DOR's unclaimed property page for more information.

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