When Internal Controls Fail
What would you do if your supervisor asked you to do something that went against your company’s policies? If he asked for your user name and password to sign into the accounting system? If she wanted you to approve a purchase order or payment without the proper authorizations and support?
2021 in Review: Holding New Jersey Government Accountable at All Levels
A look back at how the Office of the State Comptroller worked to hold New Jersey government accountable in fiscal year 2021.
Register Now: Medicaid Provider Zoom Training for Dental Providers
Useful Tools for a Compliant Medicaid Provider: A Presentation for Dental Providers
Three Public Transparency Resources to Help You Become a More Informed New Jersey Resident
Many public transparency resources are easily accessible online, free of charge.
Looking at New Jersey’s Recovery from COVID-19 through Public Contracts
One year ago, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 166 which directed OSC to review all COVID-19 contracts above $150,000.
A Day in the Life of an OSC Investigator
Learn about how an OSC investigator gathers the facts to determine whether fraud, waste or abuse has occurred.
Introducing OSC’s COVID-19 Compliance and Oversight Project
Read about OSC's latest initiative to hold New Jersey's recovery from COVID-19 accountable.
Five Takeaways from OSC’s Borough of Keansburg Report
Get the five big takeaways from OSC's latest report on the Borough of Keansburg.
In the Wake of the Civil War, the First New Jersey Office of the State Comptroller Was Born
In this New Jersey State Comptroller History Column, learn how the first State Comptroller faced down the crisis of a generation: How to repay New Jersey's Civil War debt, and how to support the thousands of soldiers returning home from preserving the Union.
The Most Common COVID-19 Scams – and How You Can Avoid Them
As COVID-19 has dominated headlines for nearly a year, it is no surprise that scammers have developed schemes to take advantage of the unprecedented health and economic emergencies the virus created.
Government Waste, Fraud, and Abuse: How to Spot the Red Flags
Whether you work in government, or you’re a resident who cares about government efficiency and accountability, here are some red flags to look out for to help prevent and detect government waste, fraud, and abuse.
An Inside Look into a Medicaid Fraud Investigation
MFD’s work includes investigating healthcare providers and Medicaid recipients, and overseeing the investigative work performed by the state-contracted Managed Care Organizations.
No, it is not misspelled. It’s “Comptroller.”
It is an antiquated title. Not many people know how to pronounce it, nor attempt to try. But the word has survived for hundreds of years, and is still used in various forms today.