Colorado

Unfair Sales Practices and Consumer Fraud

Self Help Legal Info

  • Be a Better Buyer - Better Business Bureau

    Increase your chances of having a positive purchase outcome. Remember to always check with the BBB first -- it's just good business. Content Detail

    By:
    Denver/Boulder Better Business Bureau
  • Colorado Courts at a Glance

    Provides an overview of Colorado's state courts and the justice system in order to help you better understand how the courts function and what rights you have in the courts. Content Detail

    By:
    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Consumer Information Catalogs

    Free and low-cost information for residents of Pueblo, CO. Content Detail

    By:
    GSA Federal Consumer Information Center
  • Consumer Protection Information for Seniors

    The purpose of this resource is to help Seniors learn the red flags of fraud; recognize when someone is trying to victimize them; learn when to say "no" and close the door or hang up the phone; know how to report fraud to the appropriate agencies; and empower the consumer. (Chapter 11 of The Senior Law Handbook is a project of the Colorado Bar Association's Elder Law and Trust and Estate Section.) Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Bar Association - Senior Law Handbook
  • Court Fees

    Filing fees and costs in Colorado state courts. Content Detail

    By:
    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Frauds, Scams and Alerts

    This page has links to information such as current alerts of fraud, scams & financial exploitation, including complaint forms for reporting incidences. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Coalition for Elder Rights and Adult Protection
  • How to Spot Health Fraud

    Tip-offs to being ripped off if you buy certain health-related products. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Information, Education and Resources for Seniors

    Information about benefits for seniors, caregiving, health, prescription drugs, social security, senior answers and services, Medicare, Medicaid, managed care, patient rights and much more. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Gerontological Society and Senior Answers and Services
  • Power Against Fraud Handbook PDF

    Test your fraud IQ. Learn about the warning signs of all types of fraud and preventative measures to reduce your risk. Content Detail

    By:
    CASE Partnership - Judicial District Attorney's Office
  • Protect Yourself as a Consumer

    Consumer information on topics such as abusive lending, credit issues, privacy, seniors' issues and much more. Content Detail

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • Request that the Court Waive Your Filing Fees

    You can use this online court form preparation program to complete the forms needed to request that the court waive your filing fees. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Legal Services
  • Scams

    Information about the countless ways con artists try to scam people - lenders, credit reports, staged car accidents, phony Medicare drug discount cards, sweepstakes, wire transfers. Be informed. Content Detail

    By:
    AARP
  • Adams County Legal Resources

    This has a list of court information, attorney or legal referrals, law lines, mediation and additional services. Content Detail

  • Car Buying Tips

    This website will help you think through your car purchase decision and will provide an understanding of what your obligations and rights are as a car owner. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Auto Industry Division
  • Colorado Coalition for Elder Rights and Adult Protection

    This site has information about educational training, publications, videos, abuse, fraud-scams & alerts, aging resources and partners. Content Detail

    By:
    Colorado Non-Profit Development Center