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Woman Loses Money, Gets Broken Heart In Sweetheart Scam

A local woman has a warning for others looking for love after she fell victim to what’s called a sweetheart scam.


CBS4's Jodi Brooks talks with homeowner Carol McDonald (credit: CBS)

CBS4 Viewer Has Warning About Stopping Mortgage Payments

With so many homeowners struggling to make their mortgage payments, people keep hearing now is the time to take action, but it has to be the right action.


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Fees Secretly Added To Phone Bills Of Millions

The Federal Communications Commission is cracking down on the practice known as “cramming.”


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Be Wary Of Tempting Free Gas Offers

Gas prices are high and who knows when they’ll drop. That’s why drivers have got to be careful, especially now, with tempting offers promising to help save at the pump.


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Scam Artists Come Out After Storm Damage Is Done

When your property is damaged because of a storm, the reaction is to get it fixed fast. But despite the urgency – slow down. Don’t give into the high pressure tactics, and read very carefully everything you’re asked to sign.


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Coloradans Describe Experience With Stores Online

So many people are desperate to make money. A CBS4 viewer told us about an invitation that shows up in the mail advertising a seminar by a company called Stores Online.


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Beware Of Bogus E-Mails After Latest Data Security Breach

It’s always good advice — but it’s advice that’s even more appropriate now in the wake of the most recent security breach.



Consumer Protection Officials Warn About ‘Mass Joinder Lawsuit’

A consumer alert is out that affects hundreds or possibly thousands of Denver metro area residents.


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Roofing Customers Hung Out To Dry As City Wide Closes

After decades in business a local roofing company unexpectedly closes its doors, leaving several customers out thousands of dollars.


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Springs Man Once Again Charged With Impersonating Officer

A man from Colorado Springs has been charged with pretending to be a police officer.