Glencoe Accounting

Chapter 11: Cash Controls and Banking Activities

Extend: Matter of Ethics

Pocketing Differences

  • Theft by employees is one of the most serious problems facing businesses today.
  • Using your favorite search engine, research the topic of employee theft. Try using search terms like "stealing cash from employers" and "employee theft."
  • Find recent annual estimates of how much employees steal from American businesses.
  • Write a summary of your findings. Address the following questions:
  • What do employees steal?
  • Why do employees steal?
  • How can employers prevent employee theft?
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