Chamber to equip businesses with fraud prevention tactics


Moder tackles scams, gives tips during Henderson Roadmap to Success March 2

HENDERSON, Nev.  –  Michael Moder of Western Alliance Bank will present “Financial Fraud: Schemes and Prevention” from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 2 at the Henderson Business Resource Center (in the Wells Fargo building), 112 S. Water St. near West Pacific Avenue in downtown Henderson. The event is part of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Roadmap to Success workshop series.

The workshop will cover the latest financial fraud schemes, including internet scams. Participants will learn steps to prevent exposure and protect their business from loss.

Moder is the vice president/security and fraud manager for Western Alliance Bank. A graduate of Arizona State University, he developed his interest in banking while working as a teller during college. His 14 years of experience in banking and information security includes investigating fraud, money laundering and data breaches. Moder is a member of the International Association of Financial Crime Investigators and is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).

The workshop is open to all chamber members and the public. There is no cost for Henderson Chamber members. Registration for non-members is $25. An additional $10 will be charged for walk-in attendees. To reserve a space, register at by Tuesday, Feb. 28.

The City of Henderson and Nevada State Treasurer’s Office are sponsors for the event.

The Roadmap to Success workshop series covers all aspects of business critical for business owners to understand and properly execute to stay afloat, especially when times are tough. It is comprised of 16 workshops covering topics including finance, human resources, law, marketing, operations, sales and technology.

The Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation is a non-profit corporation organized to manage and distribute funds and resources to further the development of the community through activities that are exclusively charitable, scientific or educational. The Foundation is responsible for the creation and success of both the Henderson Business Resource Center (a business incubator) and the Leadership Henderson program.

For more information about the Henderson Business Resource Center or the Roadmap to Success Series, visit or follow on social media #hendersonchamber.