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

CSA Study: Increasing number of Canadians reviewing risk tolerance

Investor Watch: Spam email that promotes hot stocks: a risky proposition

Arrests a reminder to investigate before you invest

More Resources

BC Securities Commission launches new saveSMART InvestRight program

The BC Securities Commission has developed a new financial literacy outreach program, saveSMART InvestRight, which teaches practical money management for the 18 to 80 set. The BCSC is launching saveSMART to mark November as Financial Literacy Month. “saveSMART is a new 90-minute workshop developed by the BCSC for adult audiences around the province to complement […]

Answers to a few questions asked at our Smart Shoppers 2011 booth

On March 12, 2011, the British Columbia Securities Commission was the presenting partner of the Better Business Bureau’s (BBB) second annual Smart Shoppers event. The day was quite a success. It gave us an opportunity to interact with hundreds of people in a busy setting – we counted 250 visitors to our InvestRight booth. The […]