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

In your community - March 2012

Protect investors: How do we do it?

New Year’s Resolution re your financial advisor: Ask for more accountability and better communications

More Resources

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Warnings and alerts from Canadian securities regulators

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