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Category: Investor education

December 20
ASC employees devotion to help Albertans protect themselves - Spotlight: Ceilidh McMeekin

December 05
It’s legal now…but does that mean you should invest in it? Buyer beware – cannabis industry investments

November 13
ASC employees work hard to protect investors - Spotlight: Janet McCready

November 05
November is Financial Literacy Month – How financially ‘Keehn’ are you?

September 20
Pens, notebooks, coloured pencils, books, lunch kits…RESPs? Are your kids ready not just for this school year, but after graduation?

August 22
ASC’s employees have a passion for helping Albertans – Spotlight: Dolores Ivany-Fagan

July 31
Don’t judge a book by its cover – not all ‘experts’ are the same

July 13
Connecting with Alberta seniors about investment fraud – June recap

June 25
Know the signs of affinity fraud

May 31
June - A very important month for Alberta seniors

May 24
Spring Clean Your Finances

April 20
Securities laws: What exactly does the ASC do?

April 06
Taking the fear out of finances—A look back on Fraud Prevention Month 2018

March 15
Investor rights: A primer

March 06
Don’t be afraid of the F-Word (*finances*)

February 09 gets a makeover

January 17
Top blog posts of 2017

November 16
Five tips to keep your bank account safe this holiday season

November 09
Asked and Answered: #ASKASC contest results are in

October 27
Investing risks in the marijuana industry

October 04
Get curious about investing and #ASKASC

September 14
Lights, camera, fraud! Shining a spotlight on famous investment scams

August 17
Don’t get scammed at a summer event

June 30
Canada 150: A year of celebration, conversation and learning

June 26
June recap - protecting seniors from financial abuse

June 07
Alberta seniors – tips to protect your nest egg

May 02
“Mindful” investing – How are we impacted by investment fraud?

March 30
Cons, coffees and checking registration – A look back on Fraud Prevention Month 2017

March 16
Briefing you on Bitcoin

February 28
CheckFirst, then coffee

February 13
Don’t get financially “catfished” by online investment fraudsters

February 01
The ABCs of RRSPs

January 10
New year, new investor risks to watch out for

November 16
Announcing the winners of the Fight Financial Fraud contest!

October 28
Fight Financial Fraud Contest – Week #5 Pump and Dump Enablers

October 21
Fight Financial Fraud Contest – Week #4 Pump and Dump Schemes

October 14
Fight Financial Fraud Contest – Week #3 Ponzi Schemes

October 07
Fight Financial Fraud Contest – Week #2 Binary options

September 30
Fight Financial Fraud Contest – Week #1 Recognize and Avoid Investment Fraud

August 09
Don’t get fooled again –avoid falling victim to investment fraud more than once– part two of a two-part series

August 04
Don’t get fooled again – avoid falling victim to investment fraud more than once (part one of a two-part series)

July 07
What’s in a name? Does the title of your investment professional matter?

June 14
Spot and stop elder financial abuse

April 15
Fraud Prevention Month recap

March 30
Binary options: Strong caution for investors in Alberta

March 24
Don’t let your financial future crack by putting all your eggs in one basket

March 04
Perplexed about peer-to-peer lending?

February 26
Explaining crowdfunding in Alberta part 2

February 17
Explaining crowdfunding in Alberta

February 12
ASC winter calendar of events

February 04
Watch YouTube and become a more educated investor

January 18
Taxes and investing

January 08
Resolutions for financial success

December 21
Investing mistakes to avoid in an economic downturn

November 20
Chinook course offering - Basics of Investing

November 13
Recap: Fall Investor Education Campaign

November 03
“Investment fraud would never happen to me.” Fact: Bad investments aren’t always obvious.

October 28
Don't fall for these frauds - part two

September 09
Back to learning at the ASC - fall calendar of events

May 08
What mom taught us about money

April 17
​The CheckFirst Café hit the road for the Calgary & Edmonton Home & Garden Shows

January 15
Smart money resolutions to start the new year off right

November 13
Find mutual fund statements confusing? ‘Fund Facts’ can help!

September 18
Back to school - learn the ‘Basics of Investing’

August 26
Babies and bank accounts: The ABCs of family budgeting

August 12
Facebook “friends” don’t count

August 07
Marriage & money: 4 key financial tips for newlyweds (and 1 for their wedding guests)

July 04
Foreign currency trading/Forex

March 19
Is there such a thing as a free lunch?

December 30
Three easy investor resolutions for 2014

November 01
November is Financial Literacy Month. Make sure you’re an informed investor.