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

August 25, 2021
DENVER, CO – August 25, 2021 - The Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) is partnering with the Investor Protection Trust and PBS Books to produce the Boomers to Zoomers series which consists of 12 free monthly virtual live stream events and recordings to help the public learn about saving and investing.
August 18, 2021
DENVER, CO – August 18, 2021. - The Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) warns FINRA member firms of an ongoing phishing campaign that involves fraudulent emails purporting to be from FINRA and using one of at least three imposter FINRA domain names: “@finrar-reporting.org” “@Finpro-finrar.org” “@gateway2-finra.org”
July 21, 2021
DENVER, CO – July 21, 2021. - The Colorado Division of Securities (the “Division”) is partnering with the Investor Protection Trust and PBS Books to produce the Boomers to Zoomers series which consists of 12 free monthly live stream events and recordings to help the public learn about saving and investing. This month’s event, “Financial Freedom – Declare the Life You Want,” will provide…