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 

 

Campbell River   

Spring Home Expo

May 4 – 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

May 5 – 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

May 6 – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Strathcona Gardens Arena, 225 South Dogwood Street

For more information go http://www.homeshowtime.com/events/events_details.asp?evID=110 
All welcome! Cost: Free

 

Kelowna  

InvestRight seminar

May 14

Private event

 

Nanaimo  

InvestRight seminar

May 17

Private event

 

Abbotsford  

InvestRight seminar

May 17

Private event

 

Surrey  

May 27

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

 

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