Monday, July 22, 2019

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...

Healthy Habits

It's great to practice healthy habits – eat well, exercise and lead a happy lifestyle. If only it were that easy to achieve balance in those three aspects of life. For some, happiness doesn't come from eating well and exercising; rather, it comes from...

Dedication Requires Commitment

Whether you have watched movies about sports, or you have been on the receiving end of a pep talk about dedication, you've likely come across the lesson that ''dedication requires commitment.'? If you are dedicated to a goal or action, you must put in...

The Joyride is Over

Luxury car commercials are famous for advertising vehicles with glossy wax jobs, sleek interiors and attractive drivers while speeding across beautiful terrain. (You can almost feel the wind in your hair followed by the shock of the sticker price.) According to an article in...

Get Your Fraud Fix!

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