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

Nanaimo
Be Fraud Aware
November 6
Private event

Victoria
Be Fraud Aware
November 6
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Gordon Head United Church in the Fellowship Hall
4201 Tyndall Ave., Victoria
Everyone welcome! Cost: Free
Reserve your spot –  250-477-4142 or  [email protected]

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:

Anne Rutherglen
Program Manager, Outreach
Communications & Education
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

Suggested Reading

Common Barriers to Investing

The ways and means of fraudsters

In Your Community - January 2013

More Resources

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Older investors being targeted

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