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 

 

 Langley 

InvestRight seminar

October 2

Private event

 

Comox 

InvestRight seminar

October 9

Private event

  

Kamloops 

InvestRight seminar

October 10

Private event

 

Sorrento 

InvestRight seminar

October 11

Private event

 

Penticton 

Seniors Expo

October 12 & 13

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Penticton Trade & Convention Centre 273 Power Street, Penticton, BC

All Welcome! Cost: Free

 

Surrey 

Focus on Seniors Forum

October 13

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre – Gymnasium 13458 107 Avenue, Surrey

This event is free for all seniors – focusing on an Urdu speaking audience.

This forum will raise awareness of issues impacting seniors as well as provide valuable information about legal, safety and support resources available to seniors and their caregivers in Surrey.

Lunch will be provided. Lots of great prizes!

Seating is limited, so please register at:

  • 604-501-5100 ( 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday)
  • Any City of Surrey ‘s Community or Seniors’ Centres
  • www.surrey.ca/register 

 

Duncan 

InvestRight seminar

October 16

Private event

 

Mission  

InvestRight seminar

October 16

Private event

 

Nanaimo 

InvestRight seminar

October 20

Private event

 

Chilliwack 

InvestRight seminar

October 22

Private event

 

Comox 

InvestRight seminar

October 25

Private event

 

Surrey 

Focus on Seniors Forum

October 27

9:00 am- 3:00 pm

Newton Recreation Centre 13730 72 Ave., Surrey

This event is free for all seniors – focusing on an English speaking audience.

This forum will raise awareness of issues impacting seniors as well as provide valuable information about legal, safety and support resources available to seniors and their caregivers in Surrey.

Lunch will be provided. Lots of great prizes!

Seating is limited, so please register at:

  • 604-501-5100 ( 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday)
  • Any City of Surrey ‘s Community or Seniors’ Centres
  • www.surrey.ca/register 

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

Test Your Knowledge of Investment Fees

Part 1: BC’s over-the-counter rule goes national

In your community - March 2012

More Resources

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