50-State Financial Services Licensing Compliance Guide
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Colorado Finance Licensing

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Licenses are typically required for individuals and businesses that provide finance industry services in the United States. This guide contains information about professional finance licensing in Colorado.

Company Licenses

Colorado Financial Services Company Licenses

Colorado Collection Agency License

Agency:Colorado Office of the Attorney General - Collection Agency Regulation (CAR) Program
Foreign Qualification is Prerequisite:Not Set
Bond Requirements:

Between $12,000 and $20,000 depending on income.

Notes:

Only the principal place of business needs to be licensed.

Exam Required?Not Set
Registered Agent (Special Agency) Required?Not Set

Initial Registration

Form:

Collection Agency License Application

Agency Fee:

$500 investigation fee + $1,000 license fee to be paid after the application is approved.

Notarize:Required

Registration Renewal

Agency Fee:

$1,000

Due:

Annually by July 1.

Notes:

Renewal forms are available on the attorney general's website during the renewal period.

Amendment

Form:

Address Change Form

Agency Fee:

$0

Due:

Within 30 days of an address change.

Amendment

Form:

Collections Manager Change Form

Agency Fee:

$0

Due:

Within 30 days of a change in collections managers.

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