Inspired by a true story Someone has taken my place is an epic account of identity thefts and multiple insurance fraud. Irish private investigator Andy Stone is on the trail of the serial fraudster the Cowboy. Expert in the forensics of financial fraud investigations, Stone is obsessed with obtaining justice for the vulnerable citizens whose identities have been taken.
Follow his chase across Europe and the United States of America as, with the help of FBI, CIA agents and the Irish police force, Stone pieces together the international conman’s tortuous spider’s web of illegal aliases and criminal intent.
What is the evil secret at the heart of the multiple identity thefts and will Stone catch the Cowboy in time for justice to be served? Join him in his search for the truth.
"It reads when you think of it, like something out of a Hollywood movie" Ryan Tubridy "A thinking man's thriller, crime in the modern era" - Amazon "Brilliantly written, I could not put it down" former FBI Agent
Fraud and Scams are a costly menace to society and global industry. Learning from experience is the best way of developing skill and knowledge. This book will assist you in preventing fraud and financial crimes against you and your business. Universal fraud will teach you the tricks used by scam artists in modern society and give you the edge and ability from falling victim to fraud.
Explore the many aspects of fraud, including; identity theft, retail scams, fraud against the elderly, insurance scams, employee theft and more. Learn how to conduct elaborate investigations including cross border and gathering of valuable evidence. If its too good to be true, then it probably isn't true. Learn to trust your feelings from experiencing the different true life fraud cases and scenarios. Don't fall victim to fraud, learn how to protect yourself.
"An easy & enjoyable read that is both entertaining & educational" - Amazon
"Excellent Guide to protection" - Amazon "Entertains, Shocks & Explains" Institute of Investigators
American Emerald; A coming of age story of love and war in the modern era, combined with the ancient Irish Legend of Gartan Clay and its supposed protective powers. 19 year old Daniel Flynn from Donegal, Ireland is about to embark on his dream of joining the US Army. His sole ambition from hearing the many stories of his late Uncle who served with honor in Vietnam. Although a child, he recalls the attacks of 9/11 and wants to do his bit for freedom, but most of all wants to live the American dream.
"The Vivid imagery makes one feel like they are walking on the beaches of Ireland, in Army boot camp and family battle with comrades" - OnlineBookclub.org "A gem of a coming of age Story" - Amazon
"This was a good read, I enjoyed the journey" - Amazon.com