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
Be Fraud Aware
August 12
Private event

Victoria
Be Fraud Aware
August 20
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

BC Securities Commission launches new saveSMART InvestRight program

Some tips on increasing your investing literacy

Spot Investment Scams: Online Investment Promotions

More Resources

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Before you invest in a private company, take time to do additional research and understand the risks.

Fund Facts for mutual funds

As of June 13, 2014, dealers must send a Fund Facts document to investors within two days of buying a mutual fund.  They no longer are required to send a prospectus. Fund Facts is a document written in plain language, no more than two pages double-sided and highlights key information about a mutual fund that […]