Get helpful information on setting yourself up for financial success, and how to be aware of financial scams targeted toward military and veterans communities.

Starting a Business 

  • Boots to Business is an entrepreneurial training program designed for veterans and their dependents that have already made the transition back to civilian life offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration. When you're ready to register you business in Colorado, you can go through Colorado Business Express. DORA's Division of Securities provides information on how Crowdfunding may serve as a useful tool as part of this program. Visit the Equity Crowdfunding webpage to learn more. For more information, email

Owning a Home 

  • The VA Home Loans program of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides information on how to own a home. It is designed to help servicemembers, veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners.  

Financial Wellness Resources 

  • Stop Fraud Colorado is a campaign coordinated by the Colorado Attorney General's Office. It offers a guide of common scams that have been reported within military communities — an important tool to assist in recognizing fraud before becoming a victim — and contact information to report any instance of fraud you may encounter. Go to

Ask DORA your questions about financial information and resources for military, spouses and veterans - Contact Us at 720-593-6720.