Jim Blanco

Fraud Prevention Expert, Keynote Speaker and Author

Jim Blanco has been in the business of examining signatures and uncovering fraud for 17 years. As one of only 150 Certified Forensic Document Experts in the US and Canada, Jim has been called upon to examine over 4,000 fraud cases around the globe. With this unique business background, Jim has become a highly sought after and accomplished speaker, author, consultant, and expert.

Whether in a keynote, seminar or workshop, Jim presents with high energy and amazing style, and provides every audience with tangible and actionable content. Jim has taken his unique area of expertise to a higher level by inspiring individuals and businesses to discover their “Personal Signature Life.” He combines a fascinating survey of fraud with vivid and compelling real life stories to deliver an inspirational message that equips businesses with a systematic survival guide to avoid financial loss.

Jim has authored the ground breaking books Business Fraud, Know it and Prevent It, and Identity Theft Prevention as well as handbooks, audio cassettes, and assessment tools. He is a regular contributor to national magazines on business loss prevention and a regular guest on national television and radio talk shows.

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  • Speaking Topics:

    Business Ethics, Fraud Prevention, Law

  • Travels From:

    California

  • Price:

    $5,000 - $7,500

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Jim Blanco has been in the business of examining signatures and uncovering fraud for 17 years. As one of only 150 Certified Forensic Document Experts in the US and Canada, Jim has been called upon to examine over 4,000 fraud cases around the globe. With this unique business background, Jim has become a highly sought after and accomplished speaker, author, consultant, and expert.

Whether in a keynote, seminar or workshop, Jim presents with high energy and amazing style, and provides every audience with tangible and actionable content. Jim has taken his unique area of expertise to a higher level by inspiring individuals and businesses to discover their “Personal Signature Life.” He combines a fascinating survey of fraud with vivid and compelling real life stories to deliver an inspirational message that equips businesses with a systematic survival guide to avoid financial loss.

Jim has authored the ground breaking books Business Fraud, Know it and Prevent It, and Identity Theft Prevention as well as handbooks, audio cassettes, and assessment tools. He is a regular contributor to national magazines on business loss prevention and a regular guest on national television and radio talk shows.

YOUR SIGNATURE LIFE

Just as signatures are unique, each person has their own distinctive abilities, insights and contributions to share.“Your Signature Life” guides individuals to discover the unique life and personal excellence they are meant to live by demonstrating the importance of leaving a legacy and imprint on the world.

REVEALING AUTHENTICITY

What’s worse? The more than 27 million documents that are forged and counterfeited each day, or the thousands of individuals who live a counterfeit life? Life appears to have value, yet is not the authentic and distinctive life these individuals are meant to live.Using real life stories and images from casework, Jim leads audiences on a quest to bust the “soul thieves” that distract them from becoming who they are truly meant to be.

LAST WISHES — LIVING WILLS

This message is not about preparing your will, but living your will. Through “Last Wishes – Living Wills”, Jim shares real life stories that will have a deep and profound impact and motivate audiences to consider the importance of living today to define tomorrow.

FRAUD PREVENTION SAFES MILLIONS

Worldcom, Enron, Imclone…these names remind us of incredible losses due to fraud. Having worked more than four thousand fraud cases, Jim offers actionable steps to prevent business losses. He offers audiences a fascinating look at the most incredible fraud stories and provides them with simple and clear ways to save their business millions.

TEN WAYS TO STOP THEFT IDENTITY TODAY

Forms of identity theft are as diverse as identities themselves. A U.S. Army study predicts that by 2005 there will be 2 Billion ID Theft complaints each year.Jim cites intriguing stories of identity theft and provides audiences with 10 specific deterrence measures to protect both your organization and the individuals under your roof.

HOW TO AVOID SIGNING YOUR LIFE AWAY

Even in this cyber-age, documents still make the world go round. Unfortunately, they are often used to steal money, assets, corporate secrets, and even employee identities. Jim shares with audiences untold stories of huge losses in major corporations and what can be done to prevent this in their organizations.Security Risk! How to Keep Your Company SafeA feeling of safety and security among employees is a leading contributor to job satisfaction and performance. Jim demonstrates the importance of security-mindedness and guides organizations through the process of using simple strategies and techniques to address employee safety and facility security.

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“My Alameda Main Branch stopped a $8,500 loss due to your class.”

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“You have done a fantastic job with the book and I commend you for your contribution to society.”

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“I wish I had attended this presentation ten years ago. I would have saved $150,000.00!”
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