Investor Education

Investor Education Resources

The Division of Securities seeks to educate Coloradans to be smart investors, financially literate, and to identify and report potential investment fraud. This section of our website provides resources to specific types of investors including seniors, military families, those victimized by affinity fraud, students, and general financial literacy. We provide education through press releases, consumer alerts, presentations, webinars, workshops/events, and publication materials. Please feel free to contact sarah.strasser@state.co.us if you would like to request any additional resources or a virtual presentation. 

Press Releases, Articles, and Alerts

June 15, 2021
Denver (CO) – June 15, 2021 —In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, the Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) reminds financial professionals and the public throughout Colorado to be on the lookout for signs of elder financial abuse, including potential exploitation by guardians.
May 25, 2021
Denver (CO) – May 25, 2021 —The Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) is partnering with the Investor Protection Trust and PBS Books to produce the “Retirement Readiness for Military Families” virtual event to live stream on Friday, May 28, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. MST.
April 19, 2021
Denver (CO) – April 19, 2021 —The Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) part of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies is partnering with the Investor Protection Trust and PBS Books to produce “Investing: What’s New & What’s Not” virtual event to live stream on the Department’s Facebook page, click here, on Friday, April 23, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. MST.