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Is Return Fraud Cutting into Your Store's Profits?

For brick-and-mortar retailers, return fraud can be a serious financial threat. There are several types of schemes. But when they’re successful, they all end the same way: Stores issue refunds that they shouldn’t have. Here’s what to look for and how to limit losses.

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Risk Versus Convenience: Crafting Effective BYOD Policies

Salespeople who travel, customer service reps who work from home, and managers who use mobile devices to perform business tasks may all appreciate the flexibility of a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy.  Manufacturers may put themselves at risk, though, in allowing access to their systems on an…

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Do You Spend More Time Collecting Data Than Analyzing It?

According to a recent survey by the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, more than one-third of companies spend more time collecting data than analyzing it. Only 11% of executives say they are using artificial intelligence (AI). Overall, the report concludes that finance…

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How Fraud Experts Help Companies Head off Bad Mergers

Mergers and acquisitions are filled with risks, some of them unavoidable. But buyers can avoid risks associated with cooked books and other forms of deceptive accounting used by a seller to distort the value of its company. Before closing an acquisition, engage a forensic accounting expert to look…

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