WELCOME TO ACFE - Des Moines Chapter!

The Des Moines Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners is dedicated to the detection and deterrence of fraud. We are a non-profit, professional organization comprised of professionals from a variety of backgrounds including: investigations, auditors, law enforcement and loss prevention, accountants and finance that is committed to the education and training of anti-fraud measures.

The Des Moines Chapter is located in the Des Moines, IA metropolitan area and all fraud professionals are welcome, and encouraged to join. Whether you are a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) or not, membership to the Des Moines Chapter is open to everyone.

The ACFE is the world’s largest anti-fraud professional organization with more than 80,000 members. The mission of the Association is to reduce the incidence of fraud and white-collar crime, and to assist the membership in its detection and deterrence. To accomplish its mission, the Association:

  • Provides bona fide qualifications for Certified Fraud Examiners through administering the Uniform Examination for Certified Fraud Examiners;

  • Sets high standards for admission, including demonstrated competence through mandatory continuing professional education;

  • Requires Certified Fraud Examiners to adhere to a strict code of professional conduct and ethics, and monitors adherence by members;

  • Serves as the international representative for Certified Fraud Examiners to business and government; and

  • Provides leadership to inspire public confidence in the integrity, objectivity, and professionalism of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Want to check us out?

Come visit one of our upcoming meetings and listen to one of our great presenters. As a bonus, you may qualify to earn continuing professional education (CPE) hours on a variety of anti-fraud and ethic topics. Simply sign up for our next event under the Meetings tab above - no membership or credentials required. If you decide to join us on a regular basis, take advantage of our reduced meeting rates by becoming a chapter member for just $20 a year!

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