fraud

Digital Fraud: What It Means For You

Technology has allowed companies to evolve, grow and be more efficient. Unfortunately, with all that is great with technology there is still an inherent risk of fraud that comes with it. This guest piece "How Technology is Shaping the Fight Against Fraud" written by BookKeeping Express CEO Keith Mueller on Inc.com talks about those risks and what small to medium sized business can do to protect themselves from those risks. Some quick takeaways from the article:

  • Double edged sword of technology gets sharper
  • Improved information security will be a major priority
  • Employee theft and fraud will continue to be a serious threat
  • What can companies do?

Fraud will always be a concern for any company of any size. However, with the right processes in place and a proper management structure with the correct checks and balances will help protect against most risks out there that threaten your business.

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BKE's Keith Mueller Talks Employee Theft Prevention During the Holidays

It’s a fact that small to medium size business struggle with occupational fraud during the holidays. BookKeeping Express CEO Keith Mueller wrote "Preventing Holiday Season Employee Theft" in Small Business Opportunities. The article recommends that business owners safeguard their company during the holiday season and beyond with the following steps:

  • Pre-employment background checks
  • More than one employee overseeing the financial system
  • Limit employee access to back-office information
  • Spot-check audits
  • Outsource sensitive financial systems

Enjoy the full article and have a happy, safe and fraud-free holiday season!