Notice of unclaimed funds. Coastal Electric may have a refund for you!

TO CURRENT AND PAST MEMBERS OF COASTAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE

In compliance with O.C.G.A. § 44-12-236, The Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act, Coastal Electric Cooperative, is attempting to locate former members from the years 1978 through 1981 whose capital credit checks were issued in December, 2011, but have been returned by the U.S. Post Office as “undeliverable” or have otherwise been unclaimed.

The Cooperative is also trying to locate past members who were expecting either Membership or Deposit refunds to be issued at any time between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 but did not receive a check due to an incorrect mailing address or other reasons.

To claim a refund or if you have questions about this notice, please contact Emily Cannon or Patricia Haggray at (800) 421-2343

The last possible date to claim these funds is October 25, 2017. If these funds are not claimed by this date, they will be donated for charitable uses, as permitted by O.C.G.A. § 44-12-236.

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NOTICE OF LAST DATE TO CLAIM CAPITAL CREDITS

TO MEMBERS OF COASTAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE FROM 1974 and 1975 In compliance with O.C.G.A. § 44-12-236 The Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act, Coastal Electric Cooperative, is attempting to locate former members whose capital credit checks were issued in 2010, but have been returned by the U.S. Post Office as “undeliverable” or have otherwise been unclaimed.…Continue Reading