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

Vancouver Better Business Bureau Top 10 Scams March 5 Media Only

Maple Ridge Be Fraud Aware March 10 Private event

Vernon Be Fraud Aware March 12 Private event

North Vancouver Be Fraud Aware March 17 Private event

Richmond Be Fraud Aware March 19 Private event

Nanoose Bay Be Fraud Aware March 20 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: 

Communications & Education  Email: [email protected] Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

Suggested Reading

In Your Community - January 2013

Financial returns aren’t what they used to be

Earl Jones sentenced to 11 years in prison: what’s it to you?

More Resources

In praise of Canada’s venture capital markets

Canadians often find it difficult to recognize success, but when we have one, we need to shine a bright light on it. At Capital Ideas, hosted by BC and the Alberta Securities Commission, we learned that Canada’s public venture capital market is recognized internationally as one of the best in the world. Its no secret […]

Investing in a Start-Up: Risk Analysis

Some investors have done very well investing in start-up businesses in the private placement market. This is because these investors have done their homework and learned that the company has a good business plan, excellent management and a product that produces profit. Nevertheless, start-up companies can be risky investments because they are new to the […]