Have you ever considered how much of our lives are devoted to earning and saving money? That lifetime of savings needs to be protected from potential investment fraud and scams. Now’s a great time to learn more about how investment frauds happen and how you can protect your investments. The CSA has resources to help you understand how to detect potential scams and report fraudulent activities. Explore this section to find resources on how to check registration, avoid fraud, and connect with your local securities regulator.
Do a background check before you invest:
Are they registered ? Check Registration of the company and salespersons
Check the Disciplined List for past disciplinary action
Check for Cease Trade Orders against a person or company
Check the Investor Alerts issued by CSA Members
Contact your Local Regulator if you have questions or concerns