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 April 6 Private event

Campbell River – InvestRight seminar April 12 Private event

Whistler – InvestRight seminar April 19 Private event

Kamloops – BC Home & Leisure Show April 15 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm April 16 10:00 am – 6:00 pm April 17 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

McArthur Island Sports Centre, 1665 Island Parkway Drive For more information go to http://www.bchomeshows.com/kamloops_home_show.html

All welcome! Cost: Free

Duncan – Cowichan valley Spring Home Expo April 29 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm April 30 9:30 am – 5:30 pm May 1 10:00am – 4:00pm

Island Savings Centre, 2687 James Street For more information go to http://www.homeshowtime.com/events/events_details.asp?evID=111

All Welcome ! Cost: Free

Prince George – 34th Annual Canadian Home Builders Show April 29 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm April 30 9:00 am – 9:00 pm May 1 10:00am – 4:00pm

Prince George Exhibition Grounds, 2187 Ospika Blvd.

Admission prices:

  • $8.00 for adults
  • $6.00 for seniors, students & persons with disabilities
  • Children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult

Advanced Tickets available at RONA, April 1-28th for $5.00 For more information go to: http://www.chbanorthernbc.ca/Default.aspx?PageID=55

We present to various service clubs such as Rotary, Probus, Newcomers, women’s groups, senior’s 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, Communications Coordinator Email:[email protected] Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

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