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Smart phones, new apps (every day!), and their related potential for financial crime

iPhones, iPads, Blackberries, Androids, tablets, and all their related devices released almost weekly have driven most users’ computing habits to the world of wireless.  It’s a double-edged sword. Computing evolved from mainframes to desktops, laptops to tablets, becoming more “personal”… Read More »

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Why Sound Financial Internal Controls Are Vital To Your Practice’s Health

By Stephen A. Pedneault, Principal, Forensic Accounting Services, LLC GLASTONBURY, CT, Aug. 11, 2011 — There is a shockingly high probability that your medical practice will become the victim of a theft by one of its own employees.    In fact,… Read More »


Embezzlement Lessons from Monopoly

By Stephen A. Pedneault, CPA/CFF, CFE, FCPA, Principal, Forensic Accounting Services, LLC There’s a lot you can learn about fiduciary relationships from a game of Monopoly®. I found that out recently when I took a look at the rules after… Read More »


Interesting Blog: Physician Embezzlement Victim Educates Other Physicians

In my never ending search for the latest trends and information on embezzlement and financial crimes, I frequently find myself discovering unexpected fraud related “treasures”.  Last night was no exception.  I was preparing for an upcoming appearance at an medical… Read More »

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Theft In The Most Unexpected Places: You Don't Have To Look Far!

I volunteer at times for my church, working at activities or cooking at the weekly bingo.  It’s quality time, a great diversion from fraud and financial crimes, and allows me a way to give back to my community and support… Read More »

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We have the resources to get to the bottom of your most complex financial matters. Our team of forensic accountants brings a varied background of experience to each matter.

Heading the team is Stephen A. Pedneault. A CPA and forensic accountant, Steve is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) and is a Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA). He brings thirty years of accounting and fraud investigation experience to the firm.