Do Your ESG Initiatives Open the Door to Fraud?

Within a relatively short period, corporate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives evolved from a disjointed and confusing set of goals to a more unified business imperative. This is largely because investors, employees, customers and Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Aug 04, 2022

Spotlight on a Critical Antifraud Tool: Risk Assessments

Fraud risk assessments have been shown to prevent occupational fraud and limit losses for victimized organizations. These tools have become more prevalent in recent years, according to "Occupational Fraud 2022: A Report to the Nations" Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Jul 07, 2022

Protecting Your Business from Organized Crime

During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, many cash-short small businesses turned to their banks, while others sought help from family and friends. Unfortunately, these sources weren't enough in all cases. When government aid Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Jun 08, 2022

New ACFE Study: Knowledge Is Power in the Fight Against Fraud

Every two years, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) publishes a study detailing the costs, schemes, perpetrators and victims of occupational fraud. "Occupational Fraud 2022: A Report to the Nations" was recently released. It Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

May 26, 2022

Commission Fraud: Salespeople Getting Paid More Than They’ve Earned

Many employees — from retail workers to sales staffers involved in complex business-to-business transactions — receive part of their compensation from sales-related commissions. To attract and retain top talent, some companies even allow employees to Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Feb 04, 2022

Watch Out for COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

As millions of people sign up for COVID-19 vaccines across the United States, dishonest people see yet another opportunity to defraud, cheat or steal from unsuspecting victims. Don't let yourself be swept up in these Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Apr 14, 2021

Contractors: Fraud Prevention Starts with You

From equipment theft to padded time to cyberattacks, contractors are vulnerable to a variety of fraud schemes. According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the median loss due to internal fraud is $200,000 for Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Feb 04, 2021

Protecting the Elderly from Con Artists

Even in normal times, elderly Americans are vulnerable to con artists. But the COVID-19 pandemic — which has disrupted most seniors' regular activities and cut many off from face-to-face contact with family — has raised Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Jan 21, 2021

Global Fraud Epidemic: How to Keep Your Organization Safe

Could your organization be the next victim of fraud in an increasingly tense global marketplace? No one wants to believe that their trusted employees would steal assets or manipulate financial information for criminal purposes. But Read More


Kirsch CPA Group

Jun 15, 2020