Any advice on getting into the fraud industry as a fraud analyst, forensic accountant, etc.? I have 12 YOE in accounting in various industries (healthcare, banking, & nonprofit). BBA in Accounting, MBA, Enrolled Agent (EA) & a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). I currently own/operate a small accounting firm where I help businesses of various industries. I'm looking to go back to corporate full-time/remote for more stability & better health insurance for my for my family & me.

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With your background, just apply.

I think the only hurdles will be explaining a compelling reason for wanting to enter the forensics, reassuring that you have an investigative/analytical mindset, and aligning to an appropriate staffing level given your background

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And salary...

No 1, don’t say you want to go into the fraud industry unless you were considering to create your own boiler room operation ;)

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Ah! Thanks for pointing that out. I definitely do not want to "get into fraud." Lol.

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