Internal auditors are required to have a basic awareness of fraud schemes and red flags. Often, we overlook obvious red flags that do to a lack of training in testing techniques, or we have bought into the phrase "you can't test for fraud". In reality, there are many tests that you can perform that would raise a red flag. We also down play the power of conversation. The strongest tool in your kit for uncovering fraud may actually be a cup of coffee.
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