1: Investment Risk and Return
Understand the relationship between risk and return, and consider the investment risk level you’re prepared to take with your money.
2: Diversification and Asset Mix
Learn about the role diversification can play in managing the overall risk of your investment portfolio.
3: Investment Portfolios
Discover ways to start building three common types of investment portfolios: income, balanced, and growth portfolios.
4: Understanding Fees
Fees are a part of investing, and it’s important to know what you’re paying for your investments and/or your investment service provider.
5: Working with an Investment Advisor
Learn about what you can expect if you choose to work with a registered investment advisor.
6: Your Role When Working with an Advisor
The client-advisor relationship is a two-way street, and it’s important to know what your responsibilities are.
7: Robo-advising and Self-directed Investing
You have options when it comes to how you want to manage your investments, including using robo-advisors and taking a self-directed route.
8: Common Investment Products
Learn about four common types of investments available to you for purchase.
9: Investing Trends
Stay informed on popular and alternative investments so you can understand how to best approach them.
10: Private Placement Market
Learn the basics of private placement investments, and the risks associated with investing in the private placement market.
About BC Securities Commission InvestRight
A key goal of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) is to empower investors to protect their financial interests and become better informed about investment products and services. The InvestRight website provides investors with online tools and information to help them make wise investing decisions and protect themselves against unsuitable or potentially fraudulent investments.