Welcome to International Fraud Awareness Week. Established by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the week-long campaign encourages business leaders and employees to proactively take steps to minimize the impact of fraud by promoting anti-fraud awareness and education.
Join the global effort to minimize the impact of fraud by promoting anti-fraud awareness and education. We encourage you to click through to the ACFE’s dedicated website (click here) to look at the resources, hear the stories and find what others are doing.
But here are some teasers.
Take the quiz
How well do you know ten infamous fraud scandals? Test your knowledge of some of the largest fraud scandals of the past two decades with this interactive quiz (click here).
Shareable Fraud Videos
These two videos are available for free and can be embedded in social media, news stories or webpages. The data is sourced from the 2016 ACFE Report to the Nations on Occupational Fraud and Abuse, the ACFE’s global fraud study (click here).
- Why do people commit fraud?
Explore how pressure, opportunity and rationalization — called the Fraud Triangle — can come together to influence an individual to commit fraud.
- What does a fraudster look like?
Dive into what similarities fraudsters have, such as age, gender, tenure at a company, and more.