As a CFE, you can earn 10 CPE credits by reading featured articles in Fraud Magazine® and taking quizzes online.
How It Works:
- Select the year for the Online Fraud Magazine CPE Quizzes set you would like to take from the dropdown*
- Click the "Add to Cart" button and complete the checkout process
- Read featured articles in Fraud Magazine that correspond to the year of the quiz set you purchased
- Access your quiz set by logging into your ACFE.com account, clicking on the "My Transactions" tab and clicking on the quiz set you purchased
- Complete five quizzes within a single year's online quiz set with a score of 70% or higher and receive your CPE certificate instantly
*Quizzes will be added to the current year's set as issues of Fraud Magazine are published. CPE can only be obtained from the current year's quizzes after the fifth quiz is made available in September.
For more information please review the "CPE Info" tab or contact a representative at MemberServices@ACFE.com, (800) 245-3321 / +1 (512) 478-9000 or through our secure online chat service.
IMPORTANT: Please note that CPE earned by completing Online Fraud Magazine CPE Quizzes IS NOT registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA).
ACFE Ordering and Return Policy
Frequently Asked CPE-Related Questions:Q: Which year should I choose?
- CPE earned by completing Online Fraud Magazine CPE Quizzes is not registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)
- To receive CPE credit you must complete five quizzes within a single year's online set with a score of 70% or higher
- Partial CPE credit is not awarded for passing individual quizzes contained within a year's quiz set
- CPE earned by completing Online Fraud Magazine CPE Quizzes is eligible for meeting ACFE CPE requirements only
A: You should choose a quiz set for a year that you have not previously completed. Additionally, if your CPE deadline is approaching, you may need to choose a previous year's quiz set as the current year's quiz set may not have the required five quizzes available to earn CPE credit by your CPE deadline. Q: Can you provide more information on how the current year's quiz set works?
A: Quizzes are added each time a new issue of Fraud Magazine is published. New issues of Fraud Magazine are published in January, March, May, July, September and November. The current year's quiz sets will contain the minimum five quizzes required to earn CPE credit starting in September.Q: Can I purchase quizzes from a previous year?
A: Yes, unless you have previously earned CPE from completing quizzes from that year.Q: My CPE deadline falls before the month of September, but I would like to take the Online Fraud Magazine CPE Quizzes to meet part of my CPE requirements. What should I do?
A: Since you'll need to certify your CPE compliance prior to when the current year's quiz set will have the minimum five quizzes available to earn CPE, you will need to choose a previous year's quiz set.
ADVANCED PREPARATION: NONE
FIELD OF STUDY: SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE
LAST UPDATED: APRIL 2019
DELIVERY METHOD: QAS SELF-STUDY
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ACFE Online Self-Study Courses Feature:
24/7 access to courses through your Internet browser
Save time and quickly earn CPE credits with instant access, grading and printable certificate
The flexibility to start or stop a course and pick-up right where you left off
No additional shipping fees
Learn more about accessing your online self-study course.
Learn more about about online self-study courses and their features.
Internet access: High-speed connection recommended
Free Adobe Flash Player
Speakers required for video sound
Online Self-Study Troubleshooting Guide:
Problem: When I attempt to access my courses from “My Online Learning,” the course never launches, or I receive an error message saying my pop-up blocker needs to be turned off.
Solution: Your web browser must be configured to allow pop-ups in order to access ACFE Self-Study courses. Your browser may prompt you to allow pop-ups, or you may have to allow them manually. You may either allow them for all sites, or allow them just for the current site.
For information on how to manage your pop-up blocker settings in a specific browser, click the link below that corresponds to the browser you are using:
Also note that many toolbars, such as the Google Toolbar and Yahoo! include pop-up blockers as well. If you have one or more toolbars installed on your browser with built-in pop-up blockers, you must configure them to allow pop-ups.
Problem: When I click on a course from “My Online Learning,” I am presented with a login page, but my ACFE.com username and password won't allow me to log in.
Solution: You do not have to log in a second time to access your online self-study. You most likely reached the login page because you clicked the link labeled “Click Here” as shown below:
Do not click that link; instead, allow your browser to automatically open the eLearning window on its own, which should happen after a few seconds. This will log you in automatically so that you can access your online courses.
Problem: I receive the following error when I try to load a different lesson with a course:
Solution: This occurs in Internet Explorer when trying to load a different lesson without closing the current lesson. This error can be avoided two different ways:
Always close the current lesson before going to another one. Always click the Close Window button (usually the red “X” in the upper right corner) of the current lesson before clicking on another lesson.
Use a different browser. This error seems to only occur in Internet Explorer, so using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome should resolve the issue (see below for links to download either of these browsers).
Other Troubleshooting Tips: If you encounter other errors, such as courses freezing or crashing, we recommend taking the following action:
Try a different browser. ACFE online self-study courses are designed to run on all modern web browsers, but if you encounter a problem that is not solved using one of the suggestions above, you can try using a different web browser to see if it eliminates the problem. We have most frequently seen where using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome has resolved an issue that was seen in Internet Explorer.
Mozilla Firefox can be downloaded here
Google Chrome can be downloaded here
Make sure you are running the latest version of Flash. Go to Adobe.com to see what version of Flash you are running, and then compare that to the table on that page to see what the latest version is for your operating system/browser combination. If you are not running the newest version, you should upgrade and see if that resolves the problem.