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Greg Wright
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Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Financial Planner, published writer, & national speaker.
Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Financial Planner, published writer, & national speaker.

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Elder lawyer in estate misappropriation case receives 8-year sentence
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Stephen Schuyler Mug Shot My article about attorney Stephen
Schuyler dated March 2, 2016 concerned the estate of Sarah Wilding.  Today, following his guilty plea,...

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Identity theft of deceased loved one
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ If your mother died, and her identity was stolen after she died and before she was on the ground, it could cause serious
problems.  If you are the executor and re...

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Protecting your investment and insurance accounts
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Identity fraudsters look for the big score.  Using your credit card to buy high-end stuff is okay
and can support a drug habit or improve a standard of living.  H...

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Fake News & Yellow Journalism
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ “Fake News” was responsible for the Spanish-American War when
American journalists fabricated atrocities which justified the US invasion of
Cuba.  Historians agre...

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Ex-lover & ID theft
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ There is a thin line between
love and hate.  Scientists
have an explanation .   B rain scans of
people shown images of individuals they hated were similar to brai...

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When synthetic identity theft meets the Medical Insurance Bureau
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Synthetic identity theft has become
the predominate form of U.S. identity theft. 
When this growing fraud meets your medical records, it could impact both
your po...

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Little Red Door Hacked by The Dark Overlord
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ The Little Red Door Cancer Services of East Central Indiana  was recently hacked by The Dark Overlord, a
cyber criminal group, and faced a $43,000 ransom demand. ...

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Ransomware + Medical Identity Theft = Disaster
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Sometimes two bad
things link, accelerate and produce an even larger tragedy. That’s what happening today when “ransomware”
meets “medical identity theft.”    Sma...

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Veros Partners – the final shoe?
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Sometimes the second shoe takes longer . . . You may recall the SEC charges against our home-grown alleged Ponzi schemers Matthew E. Haab, Jeffrey Risinger and To...

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A “Credit Freeze” can be used against you
By Greg Wright MBA, CFE, CFP®, CLU, ChFC Certified Fraud Examiner Certified Financial Planner™ Identity theft continues to be more frequent and is particularly troublesome for seniors.  Two simple changes by regulators could diminish identity theft by 90% o...
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