Each newly registered student account is tied to a specific device and browser so we can tell when one is acting as many
IP Addresses are useful indicators of fraud, but can easily be faked so we use proxy detection techniques
Fraudsters tend to create and use student accounts at or around the same time
Distance education programs are at increased risk for financial aid fraud
Although fraudsters typically target low cost community colleges with a distance learning program, no college is immune. Similarly, colleges that disburse financial aid all up front are more at-risk than those who disburse after a census date, however all types of programs have been targeted.
Flashlight has saved some of the largest (and smallest) online programs in the world millions of dollars in fraudulent financial aid disbursementsContact
Affordable Packages with Clear Return on Investment
Because our pricing is based on the number of students, we are affordable to all colleges. Justifying the price of Digital Proctor is simple. One financial aid fraud scheme can cost your institution hundreds of thousands (if not millions) of dollars in funds you owe back to the Department of Education. Think of as as your insurance policy against fraud.