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Auditor: WSU Employees Misusing Credit Cards

DNEWS.COM - The Washington State Auditor's Office published a report last month detailing cases of university credit cards being used for "unallowable" purchases at three major higher education institutions, including Washington State University.

After looking at $2.9 million in credit card purchases by WSU employees during fiscal year 2012, the Auditor's Office found $28,438 were spent on purchases not allowed by state policies, such as personal gifts, interdepartment purchases and alcohol.

They also found $4,053 in purchases were not supported by proper receipts and around $32,000 were not coded accurately.

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