BCSC staff ambassadors tour the province, helping people protect themselves from fraud and unsuitable investments. Our goal is to enable BC investors to develop critical thinking skills to inform them of steps they should take to protect themselves when investing.

April Events

Coquitlam Be Fraud Aware April 2 Private event

May Events

Parksville Be Fraud Aware May 7 Private event

Parksville Be Fraud Aware Booth Parksville Spring Home Show May 8th 5:00 – 9:00 May 9th 9:30 – 5:30 May 10th 10:00 – 4:00 Oceanside Place 830 West Island Highway, Parksville Free Admission – Everyone welcome!

Vancouver Be Fraud Aware May 14 Private event

Check out our new event calendar for upcoming events.

We present to various service clubs such as Probus, Rotary, retirement groups, women’s groups, seniors’ organizations, and other networks. If your group of 25 or more would like to have the BCSC come and present InvestRight, please contact:

Communications & Education Email: [email protected] Phone: 604-899-6731 or toll free: 1-800-373-6393

Suggested Reading

Investing in the Private Placement Market

Elder Abuse Pt. 2: How are people approached?

CSA’s Free Mobile Money Management App helps track saving and spending

More Resources

Social Media and Investing

Social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn are accessible, interactive mediums where dialogue can take place and information shared. These tools can provide benefits for investors looking for information about investing, but it can also provide opportunities for fraudsters looking to promote an investment scheme. Using social media, fraudsters can contact many different […]

Watch Fraudster Exposed to learn how to spot an investment scam

Last week, we published new research that found 43% of people surveyed did not understand the trade-off between risk and return, which is a basic market principle – the higher an investment’s rate of return, the higher the risk. We know that no risk, guaranteed investments promising high returns are commonly offered by scam artists. […]