Chris Ryan has over 20 years of experience in fraud prevention and uses this knowledge to identify the most critical fraud issues facing individuals and businesses in North America, and he guides Experian’s application of technology to mitigate fraud risk.

-- Chris Ryan

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This article was updated on November 9, 2023. Fraud – it’s a word that comes up in conversations across every industry. While there’s a...

November 9, 2023 by Chris Ryan

This article was updated on October 31, 2023 In a series of articles, we talk about understanding the different types of fraud and how...

October 31, 2023 by Chris Ryan

External fraud generally results from deceptive activity intended to produce financial gain that is carried out by an individual, a group of people or...

September 19, 2022 by Chris Ryan

Lately, I’ve been surprised by the emphasis that some fraud prevention practitioners still place on manual fraud reviews and treatment. With the market’s intense...

July 28, 2021 by Chris Ryan

Since 2002, lenders have been aware of the importance of Know Your Customer (KYC) and the associated Customer Identification Program (CIP) requirements. As COVID-19...

February 23, 2021 by Chris Ryan

Over the last several weeks, I’ve shared articles about the problems surrounding third-party, first-party and synthetic identity fraud. To wrap up this series, I’d...

February 11, 2021 by Chris Ryan

Recently, I shared articles about the problems surrounding third-party and first-party fraud. Now I’d like to explore a hybrid type – synthetic identity fraud...

January 18, 2021 by Chris Ryan

Experian is excited to have been chosen as one of the first data and analytics companies that will enable access to Social Security Administration...

October 4, 2019 by Chris Ryan

For most businesses, building the best online experience for consumers requires a balance between security and convenience. But the challenge has always been finding...

April 1, 2019 by Chris Ryan

Be warned. I’m a Philadelphia sports fan, and even after 13 months, I still relish in the only Super Bowl victory I’ve ever known...

March 28, 2019 by Chris Ryan

Synthetic identities come from accounts held not by actual individuals, but by fabricated identities created to perpetrate fraud. It often starts with stealing a...

November 2, 2018 by Chris Ryan

First-party fraud is an identity-centric risk that changes over time. And the fact that no one knows the true size of first-party fraud is...

August 14, 2018 by Chris Ryan

Customer Identification Program (CIP) solution through CrossCore® Every day, I work closely with clients to reduce the negative side effects of fraud prevention. I...

July 27, 2018 by Chris Ryan

Part 3 in our series on Insights from the Vision 2016 fraud and identity track Our Vision 2016 fraud track session titled “Deployment Made Easy...

June 7, 2016 by Chris Ryan

Understanding and managing first party fraud Background/Definitions Wherever merchants, lenders, service providers, government agencies or other organizations offer goods, services or anything of value...

October 16, 2015 by Chris Ryan

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