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SBDC Presents Understanding Fraud Prevention

Posted Aug. 20, 2013

The Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Kent State University at Stark* is sponsoring the Understanding Fraud Prevention program on Tuesday, Sept. 17 from 8–10 a.m. The program will be held at The University Center at Kent State Stark, 6000 Frank Avenue NW in Jackson Township.
Small businesses experience a much higher rate of fraud than larger corporate counterparts. Facilitated by Bruce A. McDonnell, CPA, Understanding Fraud Prevention will instruct participants on how to identify and control fraud in their businesses. Areas of potential fraud include: cash and cash accounts, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory and employee time. The program will discuss include a discussion on controlling records and finances while running a business.
McDonnell’s practice focuses on accounting, auditing and tax planning for small-to-medium-sized businesses, including firms in manufacturing, not-for-profit organizations, retail and agribusiness.
The fee for Understanding Fraud Prevention is $45 per person. Register soon as space is limited to nine participants. Registrations and payment must be made online at
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Small Business Development Center at 330-244-3290 or Call 330-244-3239 for TDD only.
* The Small Business Development Center is hosted at Kent State Stark by The Corporate University.