The Weekly Fraud Fighter

Fraud comes in many forms and accountants are at the front lines to help prevent it. But how?  Join us weekly as fraud expert Dawn W. Brolin, CPA, CFE tells us about fraud crimes and how to minimize your clients' risk of being victims.

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Feb 13th 2019
I recently chatted with HR Solutions Manager Jaime Lizotte , who works for ComplyRight, where the mission is to free employers from the...
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Feb 4th 2019
In the third part of Dawn Brolin’s Fraudcast with CPA Stephen King of client accounting services firm GrowthForce, they talked about check...
woman looking at financial docuents with magnifying glass
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Jan 29th 2019
In the second part of Dawn Brolin’s Fraudcast with CPA Stephen King of client accounting services firm GrowthForce, they discuss payroll...
Learn how to fight fraud
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Jan 23rd 2019
On a recent podcast about fraud (aka The Fraudcast) I spoke with CPA Stephen King of client accounting services firm GrowthForce about the...
Jan 4th 2019
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This morning, I opened my mail and found a letter with no return address on the upper left corner. The envelope was postmarked in red and...
Dec 13th 2018
What we are seeing in the world of fraud is that it is extremely simple to pass $25, $50 and maybe even $75 in reimbursements that are not...
Learn how to fight fraud
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Dec 7th 2018
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According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) , anyone and everyone who is involved in small business finances,...
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Nov 29th 2018
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When it is time to talk about the sensitivity of information that goes through payroll, between names, addresses, social security numbers,...
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Nov 19th 2018
Occurring at a rate of 15 percent and taking, on average, 12 months to detect, cash on hand represents one of the greatest asset...
Accountant looking for fraud
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Nov 2nd 2018
It is fair to say that as a business owner, at some point, you will be handing over the keys to your castle to someone. Once that happens,...
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Oct 23rd 2018
One of the toughest things for a business owner to do is hire employees, you are trusting your “baby” to someone you don’t even know...
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Oct 18th 2018
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There are specific characteristics that contribute to the level of fraud risk that a business client may be exposed to. For small business...
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Oct 11th 2018
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Understanding the methods of how occupational fraud is detected will help you establish and implement internal controls as well as help you...
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Oct 3rd 2018
Businesses in 2017 lost over $7 Billion dollars due to fraud and that number, I am estimating, will grow in 2018. Many business clients...