Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Everything Has a Price

Everyone dreams of living a lavish lifestyle at one time or another. Who hasn't imagined lounging on the sandy beach of a remote island resort, driving a brand new luxury vehicle or wearing an expensive piece of jewelry that defines the word ''bling?'? Billboards,...

Not Exactly What the Doctor Ordered

Pharmacists are experts about the chemical properties of drugs and how they work within the human body. Their job is to fill medication orders as prescribed by doctors and provide advice to patients on health-related issues – sometimes referring them to doctors. Most pharmacists...

Time Management

We only have 24 hours in a day. Do you spend your time wisely? Some people are amazingly efficient and can simultaneously complete multiple tasks without being tempted by distractions at all. Then there are others who need help with time management skills to...

Worth the Cost

There are times in life where you have to stop and ask yourself? ''Is this worth the cost?'' Perhaps you are purchasing a new car, or maybe you have decided to end a relationship for a new start. Regardless, it's always good to weigh...

Because I Told You So

Let's regress back to our childhood for just a moment. Remember some of the unfair rules: (1) no dessert unless you eat all of dinner, (2) no hitting your sibling, (3) no staying up late on school nights and so on. During the protest...

Multi-Agency Success

Some problems are better solved in teams. For example, if you've seen some crime shows, you know that law enforcement agencies find teamwork a necessary method to crime solving. Combining multiple minds and perspectives, as well as different connections and processes, create the perfect...

Sign It All Away

Have you ever signed a document without looking at it? My guess is you've been taught well enough at some point that you know signing a document without reviewing it could be a huge mistake. To state the obvious, it's not just the fine...

Fraud Therapy

Have you have suffered an injury that required medical attention? If not, the process of doctor appointments, casts/braces and physical therapy are probably familiar to you. Here's a little background. Let's say that you injure your knee playing basketball. Naturally, you call a sports...

Speeding Away with Fraud

Imagine a raceway of fraudsters all lined up in their racecars attempting to get away with their crime of choice. The flagman readies the flag and with a wave; the speeding fraudsters are off? It's a close call between identity theft and unemployment fraud,...

I’m Having a Fraud Attack

Would you know what to do if someone exclaimed? ''I'm having a heart attack?'? My guess is that you are not a cardiologist, so your knowledge of treatment past calling 9-1-1 and providing CPR would probably be limited. According to a NorthJersey.com article, one...

Get Your Fraud Fix!

Five days a week wake up to the most current fraud article in your mailbox.