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Cryptocurrency: How It Works and How You Can Protect Your Business

Cryptocurrency is a digital or electronic medium of exchange, operating independently of a central bank, in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units and to verify the transfer of such units from one person to another. It can be used as a form of payment for goods and services or can be traded for profit if the value of currency increases after purchase.

Small Business Crime

Employee crimes can take many forms – overbilling customers, fake vendor payments, skimming cash, false expense reporting, check tampering and more. Small businesses are not immune to these risks.


Articles

Smithsonian Magazine | March 3, 2022 - Boston police officers tell local media that the 1991 murder of Jimmy Marks might be linked to modern history’s biggest art heist.

MarketWatch | September 8, 2021 - The trusted controller of a family-run Pennsylvania packaging firm has been sentenced to two years in prison for stealing nearly $200,000 from the company’s coffers, sending it into bankruptcy and all its workers to the unemployment line.

Department of Justice | February 9, 2021 - A former KU Administrative Officer pleaded guilty to federal charges of bank fraud and filing a false tax return related to a scheme to embezzle money from KUMC.