BCSC staff ambassadors tour the province, helping people to protect themselves from fraud and unsuitable investments. Our goal is to enable BC investors to develop critical thinking skills so they can become more informed of steps they should take to protect themselves when investing.

 

Where we are this month 

 

Nanaimo 

InvestRight seminar

April 4

Private event

 

Burnaby  

InvestRight seminar

Hosted by Burnaby Public Library

April 16

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Program room, Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch, 6100 Willingdon Ave.

Free underground parking

Cost: free

To register contact:  604-436-5400

 

Vancouver 

InvestRight seminar

April 21

Private event

 

Dawson Creek 

April 24 – morning

Private event

 

Dawson Creek 

April 24 – afternoon

Private event

 

Pouce Coupe 

April 26

Private event 

 

Surrey 

Focus on Seniors Forum

April 26

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Newton Seniors Centre 13775-70 Avenue, Surrey

 

This event is free for all seniors – focusing on an English speaking audience. This forum will raise awareness of issues impacting seniors as well as provide valuable information about legal, safety and support resources available to seniors and their caregivers in Surrey.

 

Lunch will be provided.Lots of great prizes!

 

Seating is limited, so please register at:

  • 604-501-5100 ( 8:30 am- 4:30 pm) Monday- Friday)
  • Any City of Surrey ‘s Community or Senior’s Centres
  • www.surrey.ca/register 

We present to various service clubs such as Rotary, Probus, Newcomers, women’s groups, seniors’ organizations, and other networks. If your group of 20 or more would like to have the BCSC come and present InvestRight, please contact:

 

Anne Rutherglen,

Program Manager, Outreach

Communications & Education

Email:[email protected]

Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

 

Suggested Reading

Seniors, pre-retirees, and investment fraud

Canadian securities regulators release 2012 Investor Index

Elder Financial Abuse: Protect Yourself and Those You Love

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