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

Burnaby Smart Shoppers 2011
March 12
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Metropolis at Metrotown, Burnaby, BC
(Grand Court, by Home Outfitters and T&T Supermarket)

Join Mark Madryga of Global TV, magician John Kaplan, and a host of experts who can show you how to pay attention to the things that matter whatever shopping decisions you make. Free photos, prizes every half hour, plus extra chances to win when you pre-register.

Register today at http://www.smartshoppersbc.org/ or call 604-681-0312.
All welcome! Cost: Free

Victoria InvestRight seminar
March 8
Private event

Coquitlam InvestRight seminar
March 9
Private event

West Vancouver InvestRight seminar
March 9
Private Event

Courtenay InvestRight seminar
March 9
Private event

Victoria InvestRight seminar
March 15
Private event

Chilliwack InvestRight seminar
March 21
Private event

Ladner InvestRight seminar
March 22
Private event

Nanaimo InvestRight seminar
March 24
Private event

Victoria InvestRight seminar
March 30
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

How to Protect Yourself Before You Invest

Investor Watch: Scams in volatile markets

NT Global and eight other names added to the Investment Caution List

More Resources

Investor Alert: B.C. and Manitoba securities regulators investigating Gold-Quest International

March 5, 2008 Vancouver – The British Columbia Securities Commission and the Manitoba Securities Commission are investigating an investment that offers people an unusually high annual return – 87.5 per cent – and commissions for bringing in new investors. The regulators have reports that residents of British Columbia and Manitoba (as well as elsewhere in […]

OSC warns of Global Consulting, Financial Services and Crown Capital Management Corp advance fee scheme

The Ontario Securities Commission has issued an investor warning about a possible advance fee scheme. In this case, investors in a number of real, but poorly-performing companies were offered premium prices for their shares provided they first sent a fee to cover the transaction. Advance-fee schemes aim to gather money from investors by promising to […]