“QUESTION: What do you call someone who is willing to pay $800 for a toilet seat?ANSWER: General.”
—1980s political joke
While serving as a federal agent, my case assignments included but were not limited to investigating fraud, waste, and abuse affecting the organization for which I was employed. My responsibilities also included simultaneously attempting to identify any systemic weaknesses that may have caused or contributed to the fraud, waste, or abuse.
Many sources define the term “fraud.”
Dictionary.com defines fraud as:
Thefreedictionary.com defines fraud as:
merriam-webster.com defines fraud as:
Black's Law Dictionary defines fraud as:
A knowing misrepresentation of the truth or concealment of a material fact to induce another to act to his or her detriment.
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