bookkeeper Posted on Friday, January 29, 2016 by "T".
An online gambling addict who worked as a bookkeeper stole more than £850,000 from his employer, and now he has been put behind bars for a period of three years and four months.
Matthew Stevens, age 30, a resident of Thorn Grove, Rothwell, UK, worked as a bookkeeper for a businessman named Mahmood Mahzar. Apparently, his boss "treated him like a son" after he took him in when he was a scho[...] Read more » Bookkeeper Stole £850,000 from His Employer to Fuel Gambling Addiction
Joined: Oct '15
Age: 30 (M)
Three years and four months only? This guy should be hanged or at least castrated. He cannot be allowed to procreate. I usually side with the robbers when they "cheat" the casinos of their money but swindling a honest business into the ground to fund an addiction is inexcusable. Lesson of this story: Trust no one.
Joined: May '08
Age: 32 (M)
ah well, another businessman who is such a shrewd dude that he doesn't even need to look out for his business finances... just leave it to the bookkeeper right? me ponders that the main thing a real businessman needs to be doing is controlling. no more no less. especially such minor thing as finances.
Posted by pochui: ah well, another businessman who is such a shrewd dude that he doesn't even need to look out for his business finances... just leave it to the bookkeeper right?
Well, he left somebody handle his finances who did not even finish school (grooming somebody into a job which requires serious knowledge and overall being trustworthy), so I guess he's got what he deserved. Both of them got what they've deserved.