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 

 

Sidney  

Be Fraud Aware seminar

January 8

Private event

 

Nanaimo 

Be Fraud Aware seminar

January 9

Private event

 

Port Coquitlam 

Be Fraud Aware seminar

January 9

Private event

 

Vancouver 

Be Fraud Aware seminar

January 15

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Revera Crofton House 2803 West 4th Avenue

Seniors welcome!

Light refreshments will be served

Draw for prizes!

To make reservations call Anna at 604-263-0921

 

Sidney 

Be Fraud Aware seminar

January 22

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

What are Mortgage Investment Corporations?

Warnings and alerts from Canadian securities regulators

New Video Shows You the Top 3 Things to do When Investing in a Securities Crowdfunding Start-up

More Resources

Investor Watch: Advertisements promoting investment opportunities

October 17, 2006   What type of advertisements should I be concerned about?   Of main concern are paid advertisements placed by those who may not be properly registered to trade in securities. As well, certain ads may provide misleading information to the public regarding potential investments.  These may appear across various types of media, including newspapers, […]

New links and resources for investors

We’ve recently published a revised Useful Links page on InvestRight. We updated the page to make links used for research and background checks easier for investors to find and reference. We’ve also eliminated some duplication by cross-linking to our corporate website, which hosts links to stock exchanges, self-regulatory organizations (IIROC, MFDA, etc.), public company disclosure, […]