Consumer Resource Guide

Colorado consumers should know that the state’s Attorney General’s Office has on their website a very helpful Consumer Resource Guide. This online guide can answer your legal questions on a variety of topics, including: automobiles; business and professional licensing; civil rights & employment; common scams; credit & lending; elder issues; general consumer issues & complaints; government agencies & services; health issues; identity theft, and more. Consumers may also want to take a look at the AG’s new Consumer Fraud Awareness newsletter. This month’s edition covers topics such as AARP ElderWatch; counterfeit products sold over the internet; free trial offer scams; charitable fraud; telemarketing fraud; cashier’s check scams; and telephone bill “cramming.” Each issue contains helpful tips to keep consumers from becoming victims. These and other resources from the Attorney General’s Office are a smart way to help you protect yourself.