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



InvestRight seminar

May 14

Private event



InvestRight seminar

May 17

Private event



InvestRight seminar

May 17

Private event



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


Suggested Reading

Investor Alert: Securities regulators warn of investments that encourage you to unlock your retirement savings

Seniors, pre-retirees, and investment fraud

Combating financial fraud in Canada

More Resources

Earl Jones: I like to help people

  If ever there was a statement that must rankle the clients of Earl Jones, that one takes the cake. Responding to questions from the bankruptcy trustees, he says: “Its just me … my personality likes to help people … I knew most of my clients better than their kids knew them, and did more for them than […]

I wonder who invests in HYIPs

I have been looking at these high yield investment programs and wondering who actually invests in them. Wikipedia says that these investment schemes are a “type of Ponzi scheme”. People tell me that setting up an account can be very complicated. Some HYIP funds insist on verifying bank wire transfers by demanding personal information (passport, driver’s license). I […]