How Fraud Can Affect Smaller Organizations Webcast | 4203894C STARTS AT 6:30 AM PDT

Course Details


Friday, September 25, 2020

7:30am – 11:30am (Registration: 7:00am)



Field of Study

Accounting & Audit

CPE Credit

4 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge







Small to medium sized companies often fail to properly address fraud-related risk. Often, these organizations lack the resources needed to mitigate this risk. In other cases, owners or senior management underestimate the scope of the issue.
All organizations, regardless of size, must be aware of the risks associated with intentional fraudulent acts. Further, that a significant and effective fraud scheme could present going concern issues.
We'll explore the reasons that fraud take place, examining defalcations that are often executed against smaller entities. Then review measures that organizations can implement to increase security and stop fraud.


The reasons for fraud
Fraudulent acts that are initiated against smaller organizations
Methods to stop fraud attempts against small businesses


List reasons that employees and others that are internal to an organization choose to undertake fraudulent acts
Explain the factors that make smaller organizations attractive to those considering fraud
Understand specific internal control measures that can help to reduce fraud activities executed against smaller and medium sized companies

Designed For

CPAs, accounting and business professionals.

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