Afrinic mulls punitive policy for errant governments
Governments that cut off internet access to their citizens could find themselves refused new IP addresses under a proposal put through one of the five global IP allocation organizations.
The suggested clampdown will be... (continued)
Establishing a good financial budget and sticking into it isn't easy. Not everyone wants to keep track every single penny they spend. It can be a bit arduous but it is a matter that needs to be done.
With the rapid growth of technology, online banking and financial software can now help... (continued)
Public Interest Commissioner will look into complaint over controversial Landmark Education training
Alberta’s Public Interest Commissioner is reviewing a complaint against Alberta Health Services related to a controversial American personal development training company, CBC News has learned.
Financial fraud continues to evolve; it's more sophisticated, harder to detect, and takes advantage of people's emotions like fear and excitement. According to a recent TD survey, 85 per cent of Canadians worry about themselves or their loved ones becoming a victim of financial... (continued)
5 Commercial Fraud Prevention Tips
This March marks the 13th anniversary of Fraud Prevention Month. While the annual program focuses on protecting the consumer, businesses should take advantage of the time to better educate themselves on commercial fraud. A recent poll of Canadian... (continued)
Identity theft is all around us, even in Joliet and Will County. It seems that almost every week, we read about an identity theft arrest or a warning on the latest scam. From an unsolicited phone call requesting financial information to an email seeking your Social Security number to claim a prize,... (continued)
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Everything you do as a nonprofit organization leads people back to your website. It is the center of your marketing universe and the home base of your brand. Does your website captivate and engage people or is it merely an online brochure with a few photos and a mission statement? In this session, we will... (continued)
Employee fraud is a significant problem faced by organizations of all types, sizes, locations and industries. While we would all like to believe our employees are loyal and working for the benefit of the organization (and most of them probably are), there are still many reasons why your... (continued)
With the New Year 2017 here now, people find themselves again looking for ways to build financial resolutions to help them ultimately succeed. In a recent study involving over 5,000 American adults, the three resolutions at the top of the list were, in order: to save more, pay off... (continued)
Accounting For Half-Truths
A report by a brokerage on Satyam Computers gives an 'accumulate' rating, which means it expects the stock to go up. The rating is based on the company's high cash/market cap ratio. The information technology company had reported a cash balance of Rs 4,500 crore... (continued)
Your clients rely on you for sound business advice. And sometimes the best advice is hard to give. In the case of fraud, you’ll need to tell your small business clients some uncomfortable truths.
Your clients probably underestimate the risk of fraud
According to the world's... (continued)
To the Shareholders:
Notice of the Resolutions Adopted at the 29th Ordinary General Meeting of the Shareholders
Japan Asia Group Limited hereby informs you of the matters reported, and the matters resolved at the 29th Ordinary General Meeting of the Shareholders held today.
Continuing its flurry of updates, messaging giant WhatsApp recently decided to drop a video calling feature on its users.
This is obviously a welcome introduction for those looking to make picture-in-picture calls across a number of platforms, with a voice calling equivalent already available. People... (continued)
Sparx IT Solutions has a team of skilled designers and developers who deliver customized services to the global clients. Our team puts their honest efforts in projects with different sort of complexities to make the clients’ business grow. Our adorable web development services are delivered with a notion to create a statement over the web. We deal... (continued)
Wed, Nov 02, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Could your mission statement describe any of several other organizations that are similar to yours? Do you just haul it out once a year for your annual report and 990? If you've been around for many years, you're clear about your nonprofit's value to your community, your stakeholders and/or your... (continued)
Impact of Fraud
• Fraud: Multi-trillion dollar business
• 5% of annual revenue to fraud
• 18 months to detect asset misappropriation
• 24 month to detect financial statement fraud
Fraud by Industry
• Banking 16.6% $175,000
• Manufacturing 10.7% $300,000
• Government 9.8% $81,000
• Retail 6.6% $85,000
One should achieve ease of movement and simplicity of technique to master an approach (e.g. accounting). However, all great achievements take time and it often needs years of practice to reach great levels of expertise and proficiency. This applies to almost all things... (continued)