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

Putting Investors First: Client Focused Reforms and Conflicts of Interest

What’s REAL in Real Estate Investing?

Exchange traded funds: Which kind are you buying?

More Resources

CSA releases sixth annual Enforcement Report

In advance of Fraud Prevention Month, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today released its sixth annual Enforcement Report. The 2013 report highlights the overall enforcement work done by CSA members against those who breach Canadian securities laws. In 2013, CSA members concluded 133 cases against 216 individuals and 166 companies. The cases concluded resulted in: […]

Elder Abuse Pt. 3: Investment schemes

This month, we are running a series of blog posts to urge British Columbians to be aware and report financial abuse involving seniors. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day occurs every June 15 and Seniors’ Week in BC was June 3 to 9. We encourage you to share these posts with friends, family, or people who […]