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Education is key to keep ahead of fraud

Business fraud is as old as business, but it’s constantly evolving and taking new forms. Especially over the past year and a half, with many workers first shifting to their homes and now returning to the office, security gaps and changes in behavior have emerged that fraudsters are able to turn to their advantage.

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Understanding and preventing cyber fraud

Cyber fraud has become an everyday occurrence in the business world. While the threat is invisible, the outcomes can be extremely damaging. Major cyber-attacks have helped raise awareness about the risks to large companies, but smaller companies are just as, if not more, vulnerable to cyber fraud. Fraudsters know that smaller companies typically have less…

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Business email fraud is on the rise

Business email fraud, also known as Business Email Compromise (BEC), is on the rise across the country. One of the best ways to protect your business is to educate yourself and your employees. Unlike other cyber-attacks, these types of fraudster emails don’t contain malware or malicious URLs. Instead, they take advantage of social engineering.

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Managing risk for business owners

People often associate “risk” with big things, like a fire, accident, or major theft. But risk can be more subtle, like rising raw material prices or a slow sales period. And what about the risk of losing your top salesperson or your most experienced technician?  

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