What is Fraud, and How Does It Appear in the Workplace?

To combat fraud effectively, you first must understand what it is and how it occurs. For our purposes, the definition of fraud from Wikipedia is sufficient: In law, fraud is deliberate deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain. Fraud is both a civil wrong (i.e., a...

The Frightening Impact of Fraud and Theft on Businesses

If you own or run a business or organization, then you need to be concerned about fraud or internal theft. Fraud is a major problem that can, and has, affected organizations of all kinds, from businesses to non-profits, from small mom-and-pop stores to multi-national...