Overview:Cost Advisors is a consulting firm focused on forensic accounting and fraud risk management. It serves attorneys and companies representing a diverse range of public and private industries, from banking and insurance to manufacturing and construction. The firm’s services are classified as five sections: fraud governance, fraud assessment, fraud prevention, fraud detection, and fraud correction. Its services include investigating the scope of the fraud, interviewing witnesses and perpetrators, analyzing and interpreting financial statements, documenting internal controls and procedures, testifying as expert witnesses, preparing detailed reports for use in court or in settlements, evaluating current fraud risk management programs, and creating new fraud risk management programs. Cost Advisors was founded in 1999 by Bill Douglas and is based in Beaverton, Oregon.