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:

Vancouver

InvestRight seminar

January 13

Private event

Lantzville

InvestRight seminar

January 19

Private event

West Vancouver

InvestRight seminar

January 23

Private event

 

Vancouver

AME BC Mineral Exploration Roundup

January 23 & 24

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Westin Bayshore 1605 Bayshore Drive

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, Communications Coordinator

Email:arutherglen[at]bcsc.bc.ca

Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

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In your community – March 2012

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   Vancouver InvestRight seminar March 2 […]

BCSC releases its National Investment Fraud Vulnerability Report

A national study of almost 2,500 older Canadians (50+), released for Fraud Awareness Month, found that almost 1-in-5 are vulnerable to a highly risky investment offer. More than 2-in-5 don’t understand the fundamental relationship between risk and return and only 1-in-4 have a realistic expectation of the current rates of return for their investments. The […]