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 http://www.exposureeventsltd.com/fraser-valley-abbotsford-tradex/

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

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