In your community this month

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

Victoria InvestRight seminar
June 14
Private event

Penticton InvestRight seminar
June 14
Private event

Kelowna Seniors Safety Fair
June 16
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Trinity Baptist Church, 1905 Springfield Road (the corner of Spall & Springfield)
This free, public event focuses on the safety, health and overall well-being of seniors. Through booth displays and interactive demonstrations, seniors will learn about the many programs and services available to them. There will be a feature presentation, refreshments, as well as time for attendees to browse the display booths and ask questions.

Kamloops InvestRight seminar
June 17
Private event

Courtenay June 22
Private Event

Kelowna InvestRight seminar
June 28
Private event

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


Suggested Reading

In Your Community - May 2013

Investment Fees and BCSC Research in the Media

Guide to Investing in Mining in British Columbia

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A BC Securities Commission panel issued a decision regarding the BC based ‘Manna scheme’ in August 2009. The ‘Manna scheme’ was a Ponzi fraud that cost investors losses totaling more than US$10-million. In this scheme, 800+ investors deposited around $16 million and only received $3-5.6 million back. There is little hope of recovering the rest. Educating yourself on […]