Approximately 30 per cent of Albertans believe they have been approached with a possible fraudulent investment. The ASC is here to help. This site shows you how to Check. Protect. Invest.
We’re here as a resource that’s great for you—and not so great for fraudsters.
The first step is to ensure that you are investing with a reputable source. Do a background check and ensure that the individual or company is registered to sell investments or securities, or offer investment advice.
Becoming an informed investor is the best way that you can protect your money and your future financial security. Knowledge is power and on our website you will find information to educate yourself about investing – including key questions to ask before you invest.
Once you’ve conducted a thorough due diligence and feel you are well-informed about a potential investment, you can make an educated decision on whether to proceed with the final step – INVEST.