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Unreal Identities Leading to Real Crimes

February 4, 2019 by Verafin

Synthetic identity fraud has become a vehicle for fraudsters to commit a host of financial crimes, such as account fraud, loan fraud or online banking fraud. Criminals combine real...

  Archived Webinar

Fraud Scams: Red Flags & Best Practices to Prevent Loss

Originally Presented: July 19, 2018

From mass marketing fraud, to romance and work-from-home scams, and Business Email Compromise, savvy fraudsters are targeting your customers with a variety of illicit tactics — and inflicting millions of...

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How financial institutions can help end elder financial exploitation

June 18, 2018 by Verafin

Elder financial exploitation (EFE) may be the crime of the 21st century. The available numbers paint a scary picture: one 2015 report indicated seniors are defrauded of nearly $36.5 Billion...

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Elder Financial Abuse: Protecting Vulnerable Customers from Fraud

Originally Presented: May 10, 2018

Elder Abuse is a growing crime that should compel everyone to take action. While it is believed that as few as 1 in 14 cases are reported, elder financial abuse...

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Building momentum in the fight against human trafficking

January 9, 2018 by Verafin

Throughout 2017 awareness of human trafficking as a modern human tragedy — orchestrated by criminal organizations on a global scale — continued to grow. Equally important, there was an increased...

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Investigating Human Trafficking

It is estimated that there are more than 40 million victims of human trafficking worldwide. This infographic provides a roadmap of tips and suggestions that will help you and your...

  Archived Webinar

Best Practices for Human Trafficking Investigations

Originally Presented: November 29, 2017

  Financial institutions and investigators can play a critical role the fight against Human Trafficking — to follow the money, uncover perpetrators, and protect potential victims of this terrible crime...

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Industry alert: NACHA warns of risks in C2C ACH Debits

November 28, 2017 by Verafin

NACHA has turned the risk spotlight on Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C — also known as Account-to-Account (A2A) or Peer-to-Peer (P2P)) debit payments again. Over the past six months we have seen a...

  Archived Webinar

Fraud Trends Targeting Credit Unions & Members

Originally Presented: October 4, 2017

Verafin is proud to present this educational webinar for the benefit of CUNA credit unions.   Mauriceo Castanheiro, industry expert and Verafin’s Director of Fraud Analytics, discusses the fraud...

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U.S. Court Case: 60 Funnel Accounts Used by Heroin Trafficking Organization

September 27, 2017 by Denise Hutchings

“Narcotics traffickers will attempt to create elaborate financial networks in an effort to launder illegal drug proceeds.” (James Dorsey, Acting Special Agent in Charge IRS Criminal Investigation, June 2017) Heroin...