There are millions of pounds of financial assets lying unclaimed in the UK and below are some useful websites that may allow you to track down your missing inheritance.
mylostaccount.org.uk – This website offers a free service for people looking to track down lost bank & building society accounts and national savings and investments.
uar.co.uk – The Unclaimed Asset Register offers to reunite consumers with their lost financial assets. They deal with insurers, pension providers and financial institutions and charge a £25 search fee.
direct.gov.uk – If you have lost the details of a pension The Pension Tracing Service may be able to assist by providing your pension scheme’s address.
If you believe you have shares in a company and can not find any share certificates, for a fee you can check by applying to the company registrars. There are three main share registrars:- Capita, Equiniti & Computershare.