Other People's Money: The Basics of Asset Misappropriation

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Other People's Money: The Basics of Asset Misappropriation


In the ACFE’s Report to the Nations studies, the majority of occupational fraud cases involved asset misappropriation. Because of the frequency of this type of fraud, you must take appropriate measures to protect your organization from this widespread risk.  

Other People’s Money examines common asset misappropriation schemes, identifying the red flags of each scheme and outlining steps for preventing and detecting them. This course will teach you to take control and prevent employees and others from committing occupational fraud.

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You Will Learn How To:

Recognize the ways cash can be misappropriated and the methods used to prevent and detect these schemes

Identify fraudulent disbursement schemes and the methods used to prevent and detect these schemes

Recognize the ways employees can misuse and misappropriate inventory and other assets and the methods used to prevent and detect these schemes

CPE Information

CPE Credit: 16 Credits
NASBA Information: Auditing
Advanced Preparation: None
Last Updated: October 2022
Delivery Method: QAS Self-Study


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