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

Where we are this month

Burnaby

Be Fraud Aware February 5 Private event

Abbotsford

Be Fraud Aware Booth Fraser Valley Home & Garden Show February 6th: 1:00 – 9:00 February 7th: 10:00 – 6:00 February 8th: 10:00 – 4:00 Tradex Trade & Exhibition Centre 1190 Cornell Street, Abbottsford Everyone welcome! Cost: $7 adult / $5 students & seniors

Nanaimo

Be Fraud Aware February 10th Private event

Richmond

Be Fraud Aware February 20th Private event

We present to various service clubs such as Probus, Rotary, retirement groups, women’s groups, seniors’ organizations, and other networks. If your group of 25 or more would like to have the BCSC come and present InvestRight, please contact:

Andy Poon Manager, Investor and Industry Education Communications & Education Email: [email protected] Phone: 604-899-6880 or toll free 1-800-373-6393

Suggested Reading

Promises, promises

BC Securities Enforcement Roundup - October 2014

In Your Community - August 2013

More Resources

Financial Literacy Report Card – What have we learned?

We recently commissioned a national study asking youth (high school grads 17-20 years of age) questions about their expectations, behaviour and attitudes towards money. 91% were enrolled in post secondary courses. Media coverage of the study focused on the incredible optimism of these kids. For example when asked how much they’ll be making in 10 […]

BC Securities Commission launches new saveSMART InvestRight program

The BC Securities Commission has developed a new financial literacy outreach program, saveSMART InvestRight, which teaches practical money management for the 18 to 80 set. The BCSC is launching saveSMART to mark November as Financial Literacy Month. “saveSMART is a new 90-minute workshop developed by the BCSC for adult audiences around the province to complement […]