Tag Archive | "consumer protection"

How to Avoid Identity Theft

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

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Peter Mullison is a bankruptcy attorney at Colorado Bankruptcy Law Group, LLC.  If you are considering Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 personal bankruptcy, schedule your free, confidential bankruptcy consultation with a Colorado bankruptcy attorney today. Our online scheduling system allows you to schedule bankruptcy consultation at a time that is convenient for you. Colorado Bankruptcy [...]

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What to do if You Can’t Make Your Mortgage Payment

Friday, April 30, 2010

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The Federal Trade Commission has some helpful tips if you feel like you’re on the verge of being unable to make the payments on your home: Know Your Mortgage Do you know what kind of mortgage you have? Do you know whether your payments are going to increase? If you can’t tell by reading the [...]

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Door to Door Magazine Sales Scam on the Rise

Friday, April 23, 2010

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I live in a neighborhood with lots of kids.  When one of them has a fundraiser, they know I’m an easy mark.  Every February I dread the onlsaught of Girl Scouts, well not so much the Girl Scouts, but the cookies they bear. But when it comes to strangers soliciting me, I have a simple [...]

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Three Lawyers Banned from Collecting Debts in Colorado

Thursday, March 11, 2010

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Colorado Attorney General John Suthers announced March 9th that attorneys from the Consumer Protection Section have reached a settlement with attorneys Jack H. Boyajian, Marvin Brandon and Karen Nations, their four law firms and one associated business barring them from violating Colorado’s debt-collection and consumer-protection laws. The consent decree, approved Monday, March 8, by a [...]

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Top Consumer Complaints of 2009

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

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In recognition of National Consumer Protection Week, the Colorado Attorney General released a list of the top consumer complaints of 2009, published here for your information: Type of business/Number of Complaints Rebate offers 631 Utility complaints (cable and satellite television) 254 Roofing and gutter contractors 193 Health food and nutritional supplements 145 Timeshare resales and [...]

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