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 this month – October 2011

In Your Community - February 2014

In Your Community - June 2014

More Resources

Mutual Funds: Understanding Common Fees and Terms

A helpful guide for a common investment

Surrey Ponzi schemer gets 18 months house arrest

When I read the story about Anwar Badshah in the Surrey North Delta Leader, some obvious red flags leaped out at me. Last June, he pleaded guilty to three counts of fraud over $5,000 and was sentenced to 18 months of house arrest by a provincial court judge in Port Coquitlam. BCSC investigators described the Badshah promotion as a Ponzi scheme. […]