Where do airlines send unclaimed luggage?

Answer After searching 90 days for the owner of unclaimed luggage, the airline gains legal possession. The unclaimed items are either donated to charity or sold by the pound. Some go to stores like the Un... Read More »

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Where do banks send unclaimed money?

According to CNN, as of 2008 the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) reported an estimated $33 billion of unclaimed money in the U.S. These funds are considered unclai... Read More »

Where does lost luggage go from airlines?

Although airlines almost never lose luggage, those pieces that slip through the cracks end up at a baggage claim in Scottsboro, Alabama, at the Unclaimed Baggage Center, according to CNN. There, th... Read More »

How do I measure luggage for airlines?

Before You LeaveBefore you leave for the airport, make sure you check your airline's requirements on luggage. Although each airliner has different luggage allowance and size policies, a general rul... Read More »

Luggage Guidelines for Airlines?

Airlines generally have strict policies with respect to whether passengers can bring luggage with them onto the plane, or whether they have to check their bags. This is because airlines lose money ... Read More »