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December 30, 2011
The Chicago Sun Times
Save Illinois taxpayers money by merging the Comptroller, Treasurers Office

December 29, 2011
WLDS/WEA1
Lawmakers, Taxpayers may bail out College Illinois

December 27, 2011
Chicago News Cooperative
Politics and history help block plan to merge Treasurer, Comptroller

December 22, 2011
Fox Business
Illinois passes tax breaks to keep businesses put

December 20, 2011
WJBC
Rutherford: College Illinois is the governor’s

December 9, 2011
Fox-Chicago
Illinois auctioning off unclaimed goods

December 9, 2011
CBS-Chicago
State’s unclaimed property auction underway

December 8, 2011
WIFR-TV
Jewelry, coins in state unclaimed property auction (video)

December 7, 2011
The Bloomington Pantagraph
State officials react to sentencing

December 7, 2011
WJBC
Illinois politicians react to Blagojevich sentencing

December 7, 2011
LaSalle News Tribune
Politicians let opinions fly on Blagojevich verdict

December 7, 2011
The Northwest Herald
Local politicians react to Blagojevich sentence

December 6, 2011
SJ-R
Unclaimed property auction underway on web

December 6, 2011
WREX-TV
Illinois holding unclaimed property auction

December 6, 2011
WJBC
Illinois treasurer’s office holds 1st online auction

December 6, 2011
Woodridge Patch
Approximately $125,000 of unclaimed property on auction block

December 6, 2011
Fox-Chicago
Illinois treasurer holding unclaimed property auction

December 6, 2011
Rockford Register Star
Jewelry, coins in Illinois’ unclaimed property auction

December 5, 2011
NBC Chicago
Illinois Unclaimed Property Auction

December 5, 2011
Illinois Channel
Treasurer Rutherford allows Santa shopping to include bidding on safe deposit treasures

December 5, 2011
Canton Daily Ledger
Rutherford announces online auction

December 5, 2011
ABC-7
Treasures available in state auction

November 30, 2011
The Kankakee Daily Journal
Employ Illinois Program Event in Watseka, 12/8

November 29, 2011
The Herald News
Cash Dash Program Wednesday in Shorewood

November 22, 2011
Crystal Lake Trib Local
Rutherford Cash Dash nets results

November 21, 2011
Beacon News (Chicago Sun-Times)
State’s Cash Dash tour pays off for locals

November 18, 2011
Algonquin Patch
Treasurer finds lost $14K for school district

November 18, 2011
WJBC-AM, Bloomington
Property returns up 20 percent

November 17, 2011
Algonquin Patch
Treasurer finds lost $14K for school district

November 17, 2011
Trib Local Lake Zurich
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Lake Zurich

November 17, 2011
Trib Local Crystal Lake
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Crystal Lake

November 17, 2011
Trib Local Round Lake
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Round Lake

November 16, 2011
Trib Local Grayslake
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Grayslake

November 16, 2011
Trib Local Libertyville
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Libertyville

November 15, 2011
Libertyville Patch
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford to host Cash Dash Tour in Libertyville on Nov. 16

November 14, 2011
WGN-TV
Illinois Treasurer’s Office holds dozens of unclaimed medals

November 14, 2011
WBBM-AM, Chicago
State treasurer seeks to reunite unclaimed military medals with owners

November 14, 2011
WEEK-TV, WHOI-TV, Peoria
Illinois Treasurer’s Office holds dozens of unclaimed medals

November 14, 2011
Carmi Times
Illinois seeks owners of forgotten war medals

November 14, 2011
KWMU-FM (St. Louis)
Illinois seeks owners of forgotten war medals

November 10, 2011
Daily American News (West Frankfort)
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is requesting that his budget be slashed

November 10, 2011
McHenry County Blog
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford bringing financial education road show to Johnsburg

November 9, 2011
Rockford Register Star
Treasurer tells lawmakers to reduce his budget

November 9, 2011
Morris Daily Herald
Rutherford requesting budget cut to his office

November 9, 2011
Montgomery Patch
State treasurer trims budget, encourages other leaders to follow suit

November 8, 2011
TribLocal: Park Ridge
State treasurer visits Maine Township Cash Dash event

November 7, 2011
Crain’s Chicago Business
OpEd: Reducing Illinois' debt fall on all state leaders

November 3, 2011
TribLocal.com
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Forest Park

November 3, 2011
TribLocal.com
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Mount Prospect

November 3, 2011
TribLocal.com
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford completes successful Cash Dash event in Wheeling

October 31, 2011
The Southern Illinoisan
House OKs plan to cut treasurer’s budget

October 31, 2011
Redeye/Chicago Sun-Times
The red and the famous

October 28, 2011
KCTV
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford announces launch of financial literacy program

October 27, 2011
Bloomington Pantagraph
Rutherford gets House backing to cut state treasurer’s budget by 2 percent

October 26, 2011
PR Newswire
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford announces launch of financial literacy program

October 26, 2011
The Southern Illinoisan
State treasurer 2 percent from his budget

October 25, 2011
WJBC
Rutherford OK with certain types of borrowing

October 25, 2011
WGEM
WIU begins mock presidential election

October 24, 2011
FarmweekNow.com
Treasurer makes 'user-friendly' changes to Ag Invest

October 20, 2011
Township of Schaumburg
Cash Dash Program – Oct. 20

October 13, 2011
Pantagraph
Treasurer's cut only small part of budget remedy

October 12, 2011
FOX Business
Illinois State Treasurer on Local Economy

October 12, 2011
CNBC
Rutherford on CNBC’s Squawk Box

October 11, 2011
The News-Gazette
Kirk warns of state debt issues

October 11, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Kirk report diagnoses Illinois' 'unsustainable' debt

October 11, 2011
Alton Daily News
Rutherford cutting his budget

October 10, 2011
Darien Patch
Residents Find Cash in a Flash during State Treasurer Event

October 6, 2011
WGLO
Sears May Move Headquarters Out Of Illinois Over Higher Taxes

October 6, 2011
TribLocal
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Completes Successful Cash Dash Event in Elmhurst

October 6, 2011
Pantagraph
Rutherford to cut office budget 2 percent

October 4, 2011
Carol Stream Press
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford to host county Cash Dash tour

October 4, 2011
Progress For Poland
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Announces Dramatic Increase in Success of Cash Dash Program as Third Quarter Ends

October 3, 2011
Lisle Patch
State Treasurer: The State Has Unclaimed Money, Property

October 3, 2011
Glen Ellyn Patch
State Treasurer: The State Has Unclaimed Money, Property

October 3, 2011
Plainfield Patch
DuPage County Cash Dash Tour

September 30, 2011
Kane County Chronicle
State treasurer touts ‘Cash Dash’ program

September 29, 2011
WREX
More people cashing in on unclaimed property in Illinois

September 29, 2011
TribLocal
Treasurer Dan Rutherford talks state finances during Chamber meeting

September 29, 2011
TribLocal
State treasurer brings ‘Cash Dash’ to Wheaton, Glen Ellyn

September 28, 2011
The Doings
State treasurer hosts DuPage County Cash Dash tour

September 28, 2011
FOX Business
Illinois Treasurer on $8B Shortfall

September 28, 2011
The Doings
State treasurer hosts DuPage County Cash Dash tour

September 28, 2011
U.S. Politics Today
The Samuel & Ronnie Heyman Center on Corporate Governance Presents: America's Fiscal Crisis: Depression, Recession or Recovery?

September 28, 2011
Evanston Now
'Cash Dash' to help locate unclaimed property

September 28, 2011
YouTube
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Interview

September 27, 2011
LaSalle News Tribune
State treasurer talks finance with area students

September 26, 2011
Village of Lisle
Illinois Treasurer Offering Free Conference

September 21, 2011
TribLocal
Rutherford to host Smart Money Seminar in DuPage County

September 21, 2011
Galena Gazette
State's Ag Invest helps farmers

September 15, 2011
WILL-AM
Plan to Merge Illinois Treasurer and Comptroller Stalled

September 14, 2011
WSIL-TV
Treasurer Talks Budget, Cash Dash

September 14, 2011
Mt. Vernon Register-News
Cash claimed from Treasurer

September 14, 2011
Belleville News Democrat
State looking for residents who haven’t claimed property, money

September 13, 2011
WDAN-AM
Citizens Line-Up for Cash Dash Event

September 13, 2011
Williamson County Republicans
Cash Dash held at Hideout restaurant

September 13, 2011
WDAN-AM
Illinois Treasurer Holds Local 'Cash Dash' Event

September 12, 2011
WJBC
Treasurer Rutherford reviews Caterpillar in China

September 10, 2011
Commercial-News
‘Dash’ set for Tuesday

September 10, 2011
Carmi Times
State treasurer holding Cash Dash Events in southern Illinois

September 9, 2011
Carbondale Times
Rutherford event Sept. 13 a chance to shake hands, find cash

September 7, 2011
La Grange Suburban Life
State Treasurer’s Office set to deliver presentation to local veterans

August 26, 2011
Chicago Sun-Times
Property foreclosed? Cook Co. hold $16M in fund waiting to be claimed

August 25, 2011
The Southern
State treasurer seeks nominees for advisory councils

August 24, 2011
Chicago Tribune
The honest truth about Illinois

August 21, 2011
News Tribune
La Salle library hosts state Cash Dash Tuesday

August 20, 2011
Illinois Review
GOP Leaders Answer Questions About Illinois' Dire Financial Condition

August 20, 2011
Wheaton Patch
State Trying to Match Money with Owners

August 20, 2011
State Journal-Register
Politicians' state fair tents offer variety of activities

August 20, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Illinois Treasurer Rutherford heading to China

August 19, 2011
Capitol Fax
Republican Day roundup

August 18, 2011
Reuters
Top Illinois Republicans say "No" to more borrowing

August 18, 2011
WEEK
Republican Day at Illinois State Fair

August 18, 2011
WJBC
Top Illinois Republicans: ‘No more debt’

August 18, 2011
ILStatehouseNews (YouTube)
Treasurer Rutherford addresses Illinois' fiscal woes

August 18, 2011
Decatur Tribune
State’s top fiscal leaders, two legislative leaders warn against renewed call for borrowing

August 12, 2011
The Journal-Standard
AT THE CAPITOL: Responding to the flooding emergency

August 12, 2011
State Journal-Register
Opening day of the Illinois State Fair

August 11, 2011
Decatur Tribune
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford Applauds Change In Unclaimed Property Law

August 10, 2011
FOX Business
How State Treasurers Are Battling the Downgrade

August 10, 2011
NBC Chicago
State Treasurer Explains Credit Downgrade

August 10, 2011
CBS Chicago
Treasurer Seeks To Ease Return Of Un-Cashed Paychecks

August 9, 2011
IllinoisChannelTV
Treasurer Rutherford on Illinois' Finances

August 9, 2011
Evanston Now
Uncashed checks to be seized by state quicker

August 9, 2011
WIND
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford On How The Credit Rating Downgrade Will Affect Illinois

August 8, 2011
Chicago Sun-Times
State treasurer doesn’t want to be ‘a pessimist’

August 8, 2011
CBS Chicago
Rutherford Hopes To Find Unclaimed Property Owners At State Fair

August 7, 2011
Winnetka-GlencoePatch
Local Military Families Enjoy a Day at the Gardens

August 6, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Ill. officials react to US credit downgrade

August 5, 2011
My Web Times
Seneca High grad cashing in on internship experience

August 5, 2011
WIFR
Illinois Treasurer Works to Reunite Residents with Lost Cash

August 4, 2011
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
Rutherford in Elizabeth

August 4, 2011
Woodridge Patch
State Treasurer Issues Statement on Economy

August 4, 2011
River Country 101.7
IL. State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Speaks in Dixon

August 2, 2011
Progress for Poland
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Expresses Relief That the Debt Ceiling Issue Has Been Resolved

August 2, 2011
The Journal-Standard
Unclaimed property: Government’s Cash Dash event is this week

August 2, 2011
WJBC
Treasurer Rutherford: Illinois benefitting from debt ceiling debate

August 1, 2011
Northwest Herald
Treasurer: Illinois investment funds remain safe

August 1, 2011
WLS-890 AM
Listen to Treasurer Rutherford’s live interview with Roe & Roeper on the federal debt ceiling impasse

July 2011
Consumer Reports
Tax-wise ways to save for college

July 29, 2011
CBS St. Louis
Mo. Treasurer Says State Money Secure

July 29, 2011
NBC Chicago
How a Missed Deadline Could Affect Illinois

July 29, 2011
Quad-City Times
Ill. treasurer ramps up debt debate meetings

July 27, 2011
Christine Radogno
Auditor General: Illinois' deficit tops nation

July 27, 2011
Quad-Cities Online
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford to hold Cash Dash event in Savanna

July 26, 2011
TribLocal
State treasurer brings Cash Dash to Tinley Park, Palos Hills

July 26, 2011
STLtoday
Republican Illinois treasurer warns of state impact in federal debt-ceiling fight

July 26, 2011
WJBC
Rutherford ready to defend state assets if debt deal isn’t reached

July 26, 2011
Quad-City Times
Illinois officials keeping close watch on D.C. debt debate

July 22, 2011
WKRV
State Treasurer remembering fight to save Vandalia Prison in '04

July 20, 2011
TimesNewspapers
Know what you’re owed with Cash Dash

July 20, 2011
Washington Times-Reporter
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford brings Cash Dash program to Washington

July 20, 2011
STLtoday
Bamboo Bistro

July 20, 2011
East Peoria Times-Courier
Treasurer lets citizens know what they're owed

July 19, 2011
WJBC
Rutherford: Illinois can learn from Indiana

July 14, 2011
WIUM
Debt Drops State's Bond Rating

July 14, 2011
The McDonough County Voice
Rutherford says state holds $1.5B in unclaimed assets, $44B in bond debt

July 12, 2011
Washington Times-Reporter
Treasurer Rutherford Cash Dash in Tazewell County

July 12, 2011
The Register-Mail
Illinois treasurer preaches fiscal restraint

July 11, 2011
WJBC
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford opens Illinois’ vault to public

July 7, 2011
Quad City Times
Treasurer Dan Rutherford Invites Public to Tour the Vault

July 5, 2011
Quad City Times
State treasurer to offer bank vault tours

July 1, 2011
State Journal-Register
Treasurer to offer tours of state vault

June 30, 2011
TribLocal
Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Visits Romeoville Municipal Center

June 28, 2011
Kane County Chronicle
Illinois treasurer on the death of Lura Lynn Ryan

June 28, 2011
WICD
Rutherford on Blago

June 25, 2011
Decatur Tribune
Schilling, Rutherford discuss job creation, government spending and taxes in Illinois

June 24, 2011
Romeoville Patch
Is the State Holding onto Your Money?

June 24, 2011
State Journal-Register
Treasurer announces savings by reworking downtown Springfield lease

June 23, 2011
Southtown Star
State treasurer to visit

June 23, 2011
WILL AM 580
Rutherford Cites Budget Improvement, But Pension Reform Still Needed

June 22, 2011
Pantagraph
Lawmakers approve pay cut for themselves

June 22, 2011
Sauk Valley
State legislators going to roundup

June 17, 2011
Village of Palatine
Illinois Treasurer Rutherford Visits Palatine

June 17, 2011
CarmiTimes
Low-interest loan program can aid flood victims

June 14, 2011
The Randolph County Herald Tribune
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford announces smart women smart money conference

June 14, 2011
DeKalb Daily Chronicle
Our View: Madigan wrong to block merger of fiscal offices

June 8, 2011
State Journal-Register
Madigan blocking proposed merger of treasurer, comptroller's offices

June 6, 2011
WJBC
Bill to combine offices of Illinois treasurer and comptroller stalls in House

June 1, 2011
WSOY
Treasurer Rutherford Happy Senate Didn't Go Through With Borrowing Plan

May 31, 2011
WJBC
Kirk and Republicans: No state bailouts

May 31, 2011
WGN Radio
Rutherford on the House passing casino expansion to ease our debt crisis and his recent ‘war of words’ with Gov. Quinn

May 27, 2011
NBC Chicago
Kirk: Feds Shouldn't Bailout Illinois

May 27, 2011
Pantagraph
Knock, knock ... who's there ... CNBC

May 26, 2011
Bloomberg
Rutherford Says Illinois Must Kick `Addiction of Debt'

May 26, 2011
Bloomberg
Illinois Lawmakers May Satisfy Nobody as They Decide How Much Debt to Sell

May 25, 2011
Chicago Tribune
Your share: $42,000

May 25, 2011
BND
Budget must be balanced

May 24, 2011
Weekly Citizen
New 35th Street Metra Station In Bronzeville

May 24, 2011
Illinois Policy Institute
Where Daily Life and Policy Meet: Interview with State Treasurer Dan Rutherford

May 24, 2011
Evanston Now
State treasurer says 'no' to more debt

May 22, 2011
CBS Chicago
State Treasurer Opposes More Borrowing

May 22, 2011
WJBC
This Week (public affairs program)

May 18, 2011
CUNA
Illinois CU activists 'unlock the vault' at state Capitol

May 18, 2011
WLS
Rutherford won't back Quinn borrowing plan

May 18, 2011
WJBC
Rutherford:  Pension reform critics should 'take it to the courts'

May 16, 2011
BND
Bill for experts in Coleman trial: $494,450

May 11, 2011
Daily Register
State treasurer Dan Rutherford promotes low-interest flood relief loans

May 11, 2011
Daily Reporter
Rutherford discusses state loans during tour of flood-stricken southern Illinois

May 10, 2011
WSIU
Illinois Treasurer Offers Disaster Loans

May 10, 2011
Heartland News
Low interest loans available to flood victims in southern Illinois

April 28, 2011
The Bond Buyer
Illinois Could Owe $8 Billion

March 24, 2011
Wall Street Journal
Ill. Treasurer: 'Testosterone' Needed to Solve States' Fiscal Woes

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I-Cash allows you to search the state's unclaimed property database for money or property that belongs to you.
College Savings offers ways to save and earn tax-free money with Illinois' 529 College Savings Program.
Ag Invest helps farmers offset the rising cost of farming and encourages green business development.
Money Market Fund allows local government entities to pool their investments to gain a higher rate of return for their residents.
Online bill paying gives people with busy schedules a quick and convenient way to pay government bills and fees.