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A Deeper Look at the ACFE’s 2020 Report to the Nations

Each year, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (“ACFE”) publishes the Report to the Nations, where it presents its findings related

A Virtual Success: The ACFE Holds 31st Annual Global Fraud Conference

As president of the Greater Pittsburgh Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), I recently had the pleasure of “attending” the organization’s

Billing Schemes in the Professional Services Industry

In previous Our Thoughts On articles, I’ve discussed a case study regarding billing schemes in the professional services industry, and my colleague
It is a sad commentary on human nature, but when natural disasters or man-made crises occur, people attempt to take advantage of the situation, and commit

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Unfortunately, there are new cases involving fraud almost every day. In fact, if you Google “Fraud in the News” and go the actual news stories,
Tyler Shultz, former Theranos employee, and one of the most noteworthy whistleblowers of our time, has joined a long list of professionals who chose to

New Standards in SSFS 1 Intend to Improve the Consistency and Quality of Forensic Services

Black’s Law Dictionary defines the term forensic as “used in, or suitable to, courts of law or public debate.”[1] Forensic accounting

ACFE releases Anti-Fraud Technology Benchmarking Report

With the advancement of technology over the years, the avenues for fraud perpetration, protection and detection have multiplied. In an effort to gain a

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Are charitable donations and good deeds a potential indicator of fraudulent activity? The theory of moral equilibrium, as applied to a business environment,

Fraud Report Statistics from the Data Book 2018

Fraud Report Statistics from the Data Book 2018 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released the “Consumer Sentinel Network: Data Book 2018”

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