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Larry C. Adams, CPA

Certified Public Accountant
 Certified Fraud Examiner
Phoenix, Arizona USA
E-mail: fraudwritr@aol.com


 

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This educational website provides an archive of  "Fraud In Other Words" articles that uncover the amazing regional and international terminology used by fraudsters and fraud examiners. It also has a fraud dictionary, news, and links to anti-fraud resources. Welcome!
 

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March - April 2008, Tuesday nights
Accounting Fraud Examination Concepts
(AC572)
Fraud Examination 2e by W. Steve Albrecht
Instructor: Larry C. Adams, CPA, CFE, CIA, CISA.
This is an 8-week master-level course. The class meets on campus one night each week, 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. During the rest of the week, the students complete interactive online assignments at home or work. This course earns 3 college credits or 45 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE). Location: Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University, Phoenix Center, 2149 West Dunlap 2006 Fraud Examiners Manual, U.S. edition on CDAvenue (near  I-17), Phoenix, Arizona. Keller offers a Master of Accounting and Financial Management (MAFM) Program with a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) emphasis. Even if you are not pursuing a master degree, you could take the fraud course as a student-at-large. For course registration details, call (602) 870-0117.

 
January 31, 2008, Thursday
Cesar Chavez High SchoolBusiness Careers: Truth Seekers Wanted
Guest speaker: Larry C. Adams, CPA, CFE, CIA, CISA. A discussion with honor students and teachers at Cesar Chavez High School in Laveen, Arizona.


 
January 16, 2008, Wednesday
Identity Theft
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners sealGuest speaker: James Owens, Detective, Phoenix Police Department, Property Crimes Bureau.
Monthly meeting of
the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (www.cfe-arizona.org).  Location: Industrial Commission of Arizona, First floor auditorium, 800 West Washington Street, Phoenix, Arizona. Please use the free parking on the top level of the garage. Handicapped parking is available at the north entrance of the building. A cafeteria is available in the basement. Sign-in and networking: 11:30 a.m. Presentation: Noon  - 1:00 p.m.  1 hour of Continuing Professional Education (CPE). 1 hour for Arizona Peace Officer Standards and Training (AZPOST). Cost: Members and student members free. Nonmembers $10. Visit the Arizona Chapter's website for more information about the topic and speaker.

 
January 15, 2008
Fraudsters use microstructuring and ATMs to rapidly launder money and transfer millions of dollars out of the country each month.
Read the Fraud In Other Words article for January 2008 by Larry C. Adams, CPA, CFE, CIA, CISA. The topics are Blanks, Equity Fine, Flash Wad, IQEX, Microstructuring, and Piggyback Credit Scam. This article on fraud terminology is featured in Fraud Magazine, the Journal of  the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

 

Fraud In Other Words
by Larry C. Adams celebrates its
16th year of publication
uncovering the amazing regional and international terminology
used by fraudsters and fraud examiners.

Magazine Article Archive

 

November 15, 2007
950 organized crime groups are operating in Canada in 2007.
Read the Fraud In Other Words article for November 2007 by Larry C. Adams, CPA, CFE, CIA, CISA. The topics are Hoodwink and Sleipnir.  This article on fraud terminology is featured in Fraud Magazine, the Journal of  the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

 
September 15, 2007
A botherder is a hacker who creates an unauthorized network of other people's computers for malicious or criminal purposes.One-fourth of the 600 million computers in the world are part of unauthorized botnets that can be used for malicious or criminal purposes.
Read the Fraud In Other Words article for September 2007 by Larry C. Adams, CPA, CFE, CIA, CISA. The topics are Botherder, Clawback, Cybersmear, Demurrer, Fourflusher, IQEX, and Won't Hold Water. This article on fraud terminology is featured in Fraud Magazine, the Journal of  the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

 
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