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  

Kelowna
InvestRight seminar
August 22
Private event

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

What is a 'recovery room' or 're-victimization' scheme?

Your Personality Affects Investment Decisions: Take the Quiz

BC Securities Enforcement Roundup - January 2013

More Resources

Ponzi: The Canadian connection

Interesting piece in the weekend edition of Montreal’s The Gazette about Carlo Ponzi (sometimes referred to as Charles Ponzi) and his connection to the Quebec city. By now – thanks to Bernie Madoff – how a Ponzi scheme works is well known: It takes money from new investors to pay existing investors. There’s no real […]

BCSC InvestRight renews campaign to fraud-proof BC adults

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new BeFraudAware campaign with the Fraudster Fighter video and contest. This is the second phase of our long-term social marketing campaign to raise awareness about the warning signs of investment fraud. Through Fraudster Fighter, we are building on the success of our initial multi-media, multi-lingual, […]