List of American Greed episodes

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American Greed is an hour-long American television show that currently airs on CNBC and Escape (TV network). The show profiles various cases involving corporate fraud and white collar crimes. Some of the episodes profile two of these cases in a single episode.

The show has been on the air since June 21, 2007 and was renewed for its 11th season which started airing at the end of Jan 2017. Stacy Keach is the narrator for these episodes.

Season 1 (2007)[edit]

# Title Original air date
1"Hook, Line and Sucker / Maxfield Parish Art Heist"June 21, 2007 (2007-06-21)
Case 1 profiles Barry Hunt, a successful con artist who deceived investors throughout the United States.[1] Case 2 follows the robbery of two paintings by famed American artist Maxfield Parrish. In a night-time heist, a hole is expertly cut in the roof and the paintings disappear even as an alarm goes off.[1]
2"The Impostor: Dr. Barnes / Interstate Bank Mart Bandit"June 28, 2007 (2007-06-28)
In case 1, for twenty years,[2] Gerald Barnes faked being a doctor.[3] He founded a successful practice that specialized in "executive" medical exams, earning a six-figure salary, despite not being the real Dr. Gerald Barnes.[1] In case 2, the Interstate Bank Mart Bandit defrauded people out of their bank accounts, committing 43 robberies in 20 months with the same modus operandi and no evidence left behind.[1]
3"MD's $60 Million Deadly Fraud / Art Heist"July 5, 2007 (2007-07-05)
In case 1, two men working at Fine Arts Express conspire to steal museum quality pieces by Picasso, Matisse, and Rothko, totalling more than $4 million.[citation needed] In case 2, Dr. Jorge Martinez routinely gives his patients expensive, painful and unnecessary shots as part of a multi-million-dollar billing scheme.[1]
4"Meth Identity Thieves / The Wheaton Bandit"July 12, 2007 (2007-07-12)
In case 1, in the west, there is a trend for thieves to use identity theft to fund meth addictions, with the victims also robbed.[1] In case 2, in the affluent Chicago suburb Wheaton, Illinois, a serial bank robber is armed and prepared to fight.[1]
5"Religious Prey: Baptist Foundation Of Arizona / Medical Scams: Dr. Mikos"July 19, 2007 (2007-07-19)
In case 1, the Baptist Foundation of Arizona is a non-profit fundraiser dedicated to the religious community, losing millions of dollars of investors' money in a Ponzi scheme. Case 2 follows a murderous Chicago doctor with a good bedside manner and lucrative practice, who conned Medicare and played the system to secure over a million dollars.[1]
6"Religious Prey: Greater Ministries Int'l / It Takes a Thief"July 26, 2007 (2007-07-26)
Case 1 follows one of the most lucrative pyramid schemes in history. Greater Ministries International founder Gerald Payne told the religious community that they could double their money if they donated to the church, securing $500 million dollars.Case 2 follows a cat burglar who works as a property manager by day and pulls off a number of daring jewel heists by night.[1]

Season 2 (2008)[edit]

# Title Original air date
7"The Martin Frankel Case"January 30, 2008 (2008-01-30)
Follows financier Martin Frankel, a con man who vanished with $200 million[4] in a story involving money laundering, prostitution, bizarre sex and drug abuse.[5]
8"When Greed And Giving Collide / Confessions Of A Con Man"February 6, 2008 (2008-02-06)
In case 1, John Bennett's "Foundation for New Era Philanthropy" scammed millions of dollars from patrons. Case 2 follows Eric Stein, who masterminded of one of the largest Ponzi schemes in the history of Nevada to the cost around $34 million.[5]
9"Unsolved: $300 Million Art Heist / Preying On Faith"February 13, 2008 (2008-02-13)
In case 1, $300 million in art, including paintings by Rembrandt, Vermeer and Manet, are stolen from a Boston museum at night.[5] In case 2, pastor Abraham Kennard scammed the savings from small churches hoping to better their communities, costing around 1600 churches $10 million.[6]
10"Stealing $$$ From Scientologists / The Art Of Fraud"February 20, 2008 (2008-02-20)
Case 1 follows Scientologist minister Reed Slatkin, who scammed investors out of more than $600 million. In case 2, Vilas Likhite, a doctor stripped of his medical license, becomes a con man selling forged artwork before being exposed by a sting operation.[5]
11"Deadly ℞ For Greed"February 27, 2008 (2008-02-27)
Respected pharmacist Robert Courtney dilutes life-saving drugs for cancer patients.[5]
12"Inside The WorldCom Scam / DHS: Department Of Hollywood Scams"March 5, 2008 (2008-03-05)
In case 1, Bernard Ebbers, CEO of WorldCom, rose from nothing to become a "telecom cowboy," before the 1990s downfall of WorldCom[7] impacted thousands of investors. In case 2, Joseph Medawar is a television producer creating an action adventure series based on real-life national security cases, but the show is a scam to defraud investors of millions of dollars.[8]
13"Fraud In Cyberspace, Or--The Rise And Fall Of CyberNET"March 12, 2008 (2008-03-12)
Follows Barton H. Watson, the one-time chairman of CyberNET, a successful global technology company. Watson was accused of stealing millions as a con man committing suicide before he could be arrested.[5]
14"Party's Over - Tyco's Kozlowski"March 19, 2008 (2008-03-19)
Once described as "The Most Aggressive CEO in America," Tyco's one-time CEO Dennis Kozlowski stole millions from the company for a lavish party, a gilded shower curtain and fine art, before being incarcerated for white-collar theft. The episode documents Kozlowski's personal life in prison.[5]
15"Robbing Hollywood's A-List / Soaking The Rich At Auction"March 26, 2008 (2008-03-26)
In case 1, Dana Giacchetto advises Hollywood stars, but then around $10 million goes missing.[9] In case 2, Alfred Taubman, an art collector and a one-time chairman of Sotheby's, is a convicted felon behind the price-fixing scandal at Christie's and Sotheby's.[5]
16"Driven By Greed / Conned In The Caribbean / MoonTraders LLC"March 30, 2008 (2008-03-30)
In case 1, starting with members of their own church, two men defraud investors of more than $21 million in the Miracle Cars scam, one of the larger car scams in United States history. In case 2, Investors lose more than $170 million to a sham offshore bank promising 100% guaranteed returns. In case 3, the meme-trading Slack Chat devolves into insider trading, in MoonTraders.[5]

Season 3 (2009)[edit]

# Title Original air date
17"The Bonnie and Clyde Of Mortgage Fraud"January 7, 2009 (2009-01-07)
The episode interviews Matt Cox and Rebecca Hauck, a Tampa mortgage broker and single mom respectively who teamed up to defraud millions in the real estate market.[10]
18"Boy Band Mogul"January 14, 2009 (2009-01-14)
Lou Pearlman, the manager of boy bands like *NSYNC and Backstreet Boys, conned $600 million from investors to live a glamorous life.[11]
19"A Wall Street Wonder Takes A Fall"January 21, 2009 (2009-01-21)
Richard Scrushy, the CEO of HealthSouth, is accused by federal prosecutors of masterminding a $2.7 billion fraud.[10]
20"Two Brothers, Two Murders"January 28, 2009 (2009-01-28)
Brothers Andrew and Robert Kissel are multi-millionaires and have luxurious lives, but they are mysteriously murdered.[10]
21"Skin Doctor Takes His Cut / Revolutionary Guru Of Greed"February 4, 2009 (2009-02-04)
In case 1, Michael Rosin runs a dermatology practice specializing in an effective procedure for skin cancer, but the doctor is defrauding Medicare to profit off the surgery.[12] In case 2, the self-proclaimed "King of the Offshore World," Marc Harris, offers clients a way to keep assets out of government hands, but he is running a Ponzi scheme scamming millions of dollars.[10]
22"A Scam Exposed: Strippers And Insider Trading / Economan: Superthief"February 11, 2009 (2009-02-11)
Case 1 details a scheme to solicit information from Wall Street bankers using strippers, as well as steal insider trading tips, by the traders David Pajcin and Eugene Plotkin. Case 2 follows Al Parish, an economics professor and financial advisor self-dubbed "Economan," who is suspected of scamming $80 million in an investment scam.[10]
23"The Mustang Ranch: Money, Women And Murder"February 18, 2009 (2009-02-18)
Pimp Joe Conforte makes millions off his The Mustang Ranch brothel in Nevada, but he ultimately faces a downfall.[10]
24"The Body Snatcher"February 25, 2009 (2009-02-25)
Michael Mastromarino, a disgraced dentist, uses a secret room in a Brooklyn funeral home to earn millions by stripping corpses for parts.[13]

Season 4 (2010)[edit]

# Title Original air date
25"Suicide Is Painless"February 3, 2010 (2010-02-03)
After Samuel Israel III turns his Wall Street hedge fund Bayou Investments into a Ponzi scheme, after poor management, he attempts a fake suicide to avoid prosecution.[14]
26"The Black Widows"February 10, 2010 (2010-02-10)
Helen Golay and Olga Rutterschmidt are two elderly women who take in the homeless and alcoholics, buying insurance policies on the individuals before murdering them and attempting to claim the money as beneficiaries.[14]
27"Raffaello Follieri"March 10, 2010 (2010-03-10)
Con artist Raffaello Follieri gains fame and dates celebrity Anne Hathaway before his multi-million dollar scam is exposed.[14]
28"The Mad Max Of Wall Street"March 10, 2010 (2010-03-10)
After running pump-and-dump scams, Anthony Elgindy runs a website where he short sells stock for profit by using tips from Jeffrey Royer, a dirty FBI agent.[14]
29"Crash And Burn"March 17, 2010 (2010-03-17)
Profiles the stunt pilot and money manager Marcus Schrenker, accused of being a con man who was in a mysterious plane crash.[14]
30"Sholam Weiss"March 24, 2010 (2010-03-24)
Sholam Weiss helps conceal a life insurance company's $35 million accounting hole from regulators, after losses caused by company operators Patrick Smythe, Michael Blutrich, Lyle Pfeffer,[15] David L Davies and Keith Pound, co defendants who hijacked the company years before Sholam Weiss got involved with the company.[16] Sholam Weiss invested 20 million dollars into the failing insurance company in exchange for 1 million shares of National Heritage preferred stock, not knowingly he was concealing a theft. Sholam Weiss was convicted on 93 counts of money laundering, transportation of stolen funds and racketeering. Although his involvement did not result in any losses to the insurance company,[17] he received the longest white collar prison sentence of 845 years. yet other co defendants received little or no prison time due to there cooperation with the government.[18][19][20]
31"Funny Money"March 31, 2010 (2010-03-31)
Albert Talton makes counterfeit money with high-tech equipment.[14]
32"Bextra / The Foreclosure Scammer"April 7, 2010 (2010-04-07)
In case 1, when the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) limits the use of Pfizer's new painkiller Bextra, Pfizer distributes the pill illegally outside of FDA regulations. In case 2, Jeanetta Standefor invests money for troubled homeowners, but really she is just using investor money to pay off older investors and pocketing the rest.[14]
33"Sexual Performance Pill / Kirk Wright"April 14, 2010 (2010-04-14)
Case 1 follows a case of consumer fraud, concerning the Enzyte pill sold by Steve Warshak and Berkely Nutraceuticals. Case 2 follows hedge fund scammer Kirk Wright, who was found guilty of fraud and money laundering and committed suicide in jail.[14]
34"Kentucky Fen-Phen Attorneys"April 21, 2010 (2010-04-21)
Fen-Phen, a weight-loss pill, increases risk for Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH). Three Kentucky lawyers sue American Pharmaceutical in a class-action lawsuit over the pills, but swindle clients in the class action lawsuit out of $200 million to live luxuriously.[14]
35"Dr. Stokes / C&D Distributors"April 28, 2010 (2010-04-28)
In this episode, millions are stolen by government contractors and a dermatologist performs unsanitary and unnecessary procedures.[14]
36"Computer Hacker Masterminds"May 5, 2010 (2010-05-05)
The episode follows computer hacker Max Butler, who stole millions of credit cards and was pursued by federal authorities for a year.[14]

Season 5 (2011)[edit]

# Title Original air date
37"Bank Robbing Broker"January 19, 2011 (2011-01-19)
Follows Stephen Trantel,[21] a family man and bank robber who became a criminal after losing his lucrative job as a Manhattan broker.[22]
38"Financial Guru Gone Bad"January 26, 2011 (2011-01-26)
Troy Titus is a real estate guru who gives seminars promising to make the thousands of people who attend rich. However, he is actually running a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme.[22]
39"Fool's Gold"February 2, 2011 (2011-02-02)
Henry Jones portrays himself as a philanthropist and diplomat, but he is leading a double life as he promises to get investors in on a secret deal.[22]
40"Hackers: Operation Get Rich Or Die Tryin'"February 9, 2011 (2011-02-09)
Albert Gonzalez leads a gang of social outcasts who are into sex, drugs, and stolen credit card numbers, the latter of which they sell on the black market[23] in a multi-million dollar scam. However, the scam has deadly consequences.[22]
41"A Most Generous Criminal"February 16, 2011 (2011-02-16)
An advisor and philanthropist, Bob McLean runs a successful investment firm but has a secret.[22]
42"$1.2 Billion Scam: Ft. Frauderdale"February 23, 2011 (2011-02-23)
Sociable Scott Rothstein is a Ft. Lauderdale attorney earning millions, while also secretly a criminal mastermind.[22]
43"The Bling Ring / The Fraudster, The Ex-Stripper And The Missing Millions"March 9, 2011 (2011-03-09)
Case 1 follows the Bling Ring, a group of teenagers who rob celebrity homes of millions in jewellery, clothing and artwork to be like Hollywood stars. Case 2 follows Danny Pang, a care-free financier who makes millions betting on when people will die. But his past, a gambling habit and his murdered wife lead to problems.[22]
44"Fraudster Of The Opera / Frozen Assets - The Ice Capers"March 16, 2011 (2011-03-16)
In case 1, Albert Vilar funds symphonies and operas, but he's caught as a fraudster when he scams the mother of a Hollywood celebrity. In case 2, William "Boots" Del Biaggio III is a hockey team owner who wants to be a sports mogul, leading him to commit a multimillion-dollar fraud.[22]
45"The Slaughterhouse"March 23, 2011 (2011-03-23)
In a small Iowa town, rumors spread that a local slaughterhouse is threatening and extorting its hundreds of working, as well as using child labor. The slaughterhouse is a family business run by Sholom Rubashkin, leading to questions on whether he is a corporate criminal.[22]
46"The Royal Scam: Kings Of Counterfeit"March 30, 2011 (2011-03-30)
Art Williams Jr. gets off the streets of Chicago's South Side by printing millions of dollars in counterfeit money.[22]
47"The Art Of The Steal / The Folsom Felon"April 6, 2011 (2011-04-06)
In case 1, Larry Salander is a big name in New York's art world, but he defrauds collectors of over $100 million. In case 2, Stefan Wilson advertises his investment fund as a solid bet, and investors go so far as to mortgage their homes to join the fund, only to find there is a hidden cost.[22]
48"Hedge Fund Imposter"April 13, 2011 (2011-04-13)
A lawyer with celebrity clients, Marc Dreier is also a con man, stealing over $700 million from hedge funds.[22]
49"The Wizard Of Sarasota"April 27, 2011 (2011-04-27)
Arthur Nadel convinces clients to invest their life savings in his $330 million hedge fund, only to disappear with the funds.[22]
50"Mark Weinberger: Nose No Bounds"May 4, 2011 (2011-05-04)
A self-proclaimed "nose doctor," Mark Weinberger is doing well,[24] but things are amiss inside The Weinberger Sinus Clinic.[22]

Season 6 (2012)[edit]

# Title Original air date
51"Kenneth Starr - Naked Greed: Celebrity Scam Artist"January 25, 2012 (2012-01-25)
Follows Kenneth Starr, who serves as an accountant to celebrities such as Sylvester Stallone, Diane Sawyer, and Wesley Snipes. Starr mismanages clients' money and steals millions of dollars, also marrying an exotic dancer.[25]
52"Carlos Perez-Olivo: Master Of Deadly Deceit"February 1, 2012 (2012-02-01)
Attorney Carlos Perez-Olivo scams clients, is disbarred, and is convicted of murdering his wife.[26]
53"Nevin Shapiro: Major League Fraud"February 8, 2012 (2012-02-08)
Nevin Shapiro, a University of Miami Football booster and fixture on the Miami social scene, orchestrates a $900 million Ponzi scheme.[27]
54"Kevin Cohen: Baby Broker Scam"February 15, 2012 (2012-02-15)
Attorney Kevin Cohen takes advantage of couples trying to adopt children using his adoption annex.[28]
55"Tom Petters: Generous With Other People's Money"February 22, 2012 (2012-02-22)
Tom Petters, a Minneapolis businessman, becomes rich buying big companies.[28]
56"Galleon Group: The Insider - Raj Rajaratnam"March 7, 2012 (2012-03-07)
Raj Rajaratnam is known for being behind one of the larger insider trading schemes in U.S. history, with Galleon Group.[28]
57"Fine Art: A Portrait Of Fraud"March 14, 2012 (2012-03-14)
A live auction show turns out to be con artists selling fake art.[28]
58"Loan Scam: Money For Nothing / Hawaiian Punched: Fraud In Paradise"March 21, 2012 (2012-03-21)
First a businessperson in Denver is hit by a sting operation, and also, a con man uses his charm to promise huge returns, instead collecting $30 million himself.[28]
59"William Erpenbeck: Real Estate Home Wrecker"April 4, 2012 (2012-04-04)
The company Erpenbeck collapses and when three company employees admit to bank fraud, there are financial troubles for local home buyers, banks, and subcontractors.[28]
60"Nicholas Cosmo: All Interest, No Return"May 2, 2012 (2012-05-02)
A gambler and a broker who is jailed for fraud. After his prison term, Nicholas Cosmo forms Agape World, a Ponzi scheme that scams over $400 million.[28]
61"Michael Lock: Pimp, Preacher, Profiteer"May 9, 2012 (2012-05-09)
The episode follows Michael Lock, a Milwaukee crime boss who uses murder while also scamming borrowers and lenders out of $2 million.[28]
62"The Tran Organization: Blackjack Cheaters"May 30, 2012 (2012-05-30)
Van Thu Tran and her crime ring, the Tran Organization, cheat casinos to steal millions.[28]
63"Shawn Merriman: The Mormon Madoff"June 20, 2012 (2012-06-20)
Pleading guilty to mail fraud, Shawn Merriman is given a 12 year conviction.[28]
64"Crash For Cash"June 27, 2012 (2012-06-27)
A con man in Philadelphia heads an auto insurance fraud scheme involving 267 associates, 187 fraudulent insurance claims and 44 car accidents. He ultimately gets four years in prison.[28]
65"Flipping Frenzy Scam / Lee Farkas from Taylor, Bean & Whitaker: Financial Home Invasion"July 11, 2012 (2012-07-11)
Follows Lee Farkas, who invents fake loans to scam millions, leaving thousands of people without jobs and causing one of the largest bank failures in the country.[28]
66"Solomon Dwek: The Jersey Score"July 25, 2012 (2012-07-25)
Solomon Dwek, after defrauding banks himself, becomes an informant for the FBI New Jersey's biggest historical corruption case.[28]
67"Allen Stanford: The Dark Knight"October 10, 2012 (2012-10-10)
Allen Stanford, convicted in 2012 for using a Ponzi scheme to scam $7 billion from investors, receives 110 years in federal prison, and is also knighted by the government of Antigua for donations to the ruling party's campaigns.[28]

Season 7 (2013)[edit]

# Title Original air date
68"Michael Vorce: Shipwrecked!"February 21, 2013 (2013-02-21)
Michael Vorce of Grand Rapids, Michigan scams millions using fraud.[29]
69"Randy Treadwell: The Wealth Builder Club"February 28, 2013 (2013-02-28)
A Southern preacher's son, Randy Treadwell uses his charm and self-professed financial wizardry to convince investors to invest in his scheme, scamming $65 million.[29]
70"The Prisoner Of Wall Street"March 7, 2013 (2013-03-07)
Perry Griggs claimed to sell coffee futures, but instead of defrauded investors and kept the money himself. He receives a securities fraud conviction and eight years in federal prison, where he starts a new scam.[29]
71"Deadly Payout"March 14, 2013 (2013-03-14)
Claiming that investors can double their money in "life settlement" insurance, three Texas con men scam $100 million, claiming that investors can cash out before their deaths.[29]
72"Wild West Rip-Off"April 4, 2013 (2013-04-04)
Doug Vaughan became rich in New Mexico working in real estate for thirty years, but he was actually scamming investors of $75 million using investments he claimed were guaranteed money.[29]
73"Union Bu$ter / The Fool's Gold"April 11, 2013 (2013-04-11)
In case 1, the Sandhogs Local 147 is a New York City construction union that builds tunnels. The union has Melissa King oversee union benefits for retirement, but she instead scams $42 million from the workers fund. In case 2, Montana ladies-man Carl Estep cons money to fund his gold scam, saying he has hundreds of barrels of 'gold concentrate' that he needs cash to refine. The drums have only dirt in them.[29]
74"Windy City Wipeout / Miami Burn"April 18, 2013 (2013-04-18)
In case 1, One World Capital is a foreign currency trading brokerage run by business partners Jack Walsh and Charles Martin. In 2007, an audit reveals that the company has pilfered $10 million from clients' accounts. Case 2 follows Miami CPA Juan Carlos Rodriguez, who plead guilty to scamming $1.9 million from his clients and received 7 years in federal prison.[29]
75"Dealing in Deceit"May 16, 2013 (2013-05-16)
Follows Samuel "Mouli" Cohen, a San Francisco entrepreneur who starts an internet music company. Falsely claiming that the company will be sold to Microsoft, he scams $31 million from celebrities, investors, and a charity.[29]
76"Talk Radio Takedown"May 23, 2013 (2013-05-23)
Promoting himself through a talk radio star, Trevor Cook cons $190 million dollars from 700 U.S. investors.[29]
77"Brooklyn's Madoff / Corrupted Software"May 30, 2013 (2013-05-30)
In case 1, Phillip Barry runs a Ponzi scheme in Brooklyn that scams over 800 investors of $40 million, resulting in a 20 year prison term. In case 2, Kevin Carney is running a Ponzi scheme in Chicago by claiming he invented a new stock trading computer program producing high returns. He scams $19 million and is sentenced to 13 years in prison.[29]
78"Greedy Groovy Guru / Doomsday Profit"June 27, 2013 (2013-06-27)
Case 1 follows New Age evangelist Lydia Cladek, who uses fake auto financing deals to scam $113 million from 2000 investors. Case 2 follows Ronnie Gene Wilson, who warns investors that he will invest their money in precious metals to prepare for an upcoming collapse in the US Dollar, only to use the money on a farm and doomsday bunker.[29]
79"The Lady Killer"July 25, 2013 (2013-07-25)
Follows the murder of Abraham Shakespeare, a lottery winner.[29]
80"Rapper$ Delight / Grapes of Greed"July 30, 2013 (2013-07-30)
In case 1, bank robber Michael McCant becomes a white collar criminal after he is released from prison. Case 2 follows Mark Anderson, who stores wine collections for clients and is secretly selling win on the side. When his scheme is discovered, he burns down his own warehouse to cover the evidence.[29]

Season 8 (2014)[edit]

# Title Original air date
81"Murder in Memphis"March 19, 2014 (2014-03-19)
Joe Caronna sells bogus annuities to scam investors, resulting in the death of his wife.[30]
82"Young Lust Goes Bust"March 26, 2014 (2014-03-26)
Commercial real estate investor Ed Okun is in love with a younger woman, spending lavishly on the model by stealing millions from clients.[30]
83"The Cunning Cowgirl Crook / Dollars for Dumps"April 2, 2014 (2014-04-02)
In case 1, $53 million is stolen so a small-town comptroller can fund a horse-breeding company. In case 2, a real estate developer scams victims by pretending he has a perfect residential development.[30]
84"$udden Death / Hip Hop Hustle"April 9, 2014 (2014-04-09)
In case 1, financial advisor J.D. Salinas's $39 million scam is discovered by federal authorities. Case 2 follows a Chicago-area rapper who scams a local businessman into thinking there is an upcoming gig.[30]
85"Make Me Rich Or Die / Kids For Cash"April 16, 2014 (2014-04-16)
In case 1, a man gets rich by threatening investment professionals, and in case 2, a secret plot to build juvenile detention centers gets two judges rich.[30]
86"Detroit 'Crime Boss' Mayor"April 30, 2014 (2014-04-30)
A one-time Detroit mayor, Kwame Kilpatrick and his group of friends use the mayor's office for their own gain, extorting city contractors and abusing public funds.[30]
87"The Falcon & The Con Man"May 4, 2014 (2014-05-04)
At a major commodity futures brokerage, and man admits to a two-decade fraud and then attempts suicide.[30]
88"Extreme Home Ripoffs / 'Greedings' From Florida"June 18, 2014 (2014-06-18)
Case 1 follows two brothers who used a remodeling scheme to scam millions from homeowners. In case 2, a scam artist goes after retired Florida residents with fake New York real estate investments.[30]
89"Inside Trading Trio / Cocaine Cash Cleaner"June 25, 2014 (2014-06-25)
Case 1 follows three friends who turn to crime when they travel to New York to pursue their dreams. In case 2, a money trail from drug traffickers is followed to a firefighter and a suburban father.[30]
90"Lights! Camera! Fraud!"July 16, 2014 (2014-07-16)
An independent film falls apart when investor funds are stolen by a filmmaker's secret partner and spiritual guru.[30]
91"The Car Con"July 23, 2014 (2014-07-23)
Darain and Cory Atkinson are brothers who scam millions by starting a company that sells fake vehicle service contracts.[30]
92"A Wolf in Priest's Clothing"July 30, 2014 (2014-07-30)
Using a fake $50 million international real estate scheme, a man spends millions on his lifestyle.[30]
93"The Home Invaders; Nashville's Predator"August 6, 2014 (2014-08-06)
The episode first follows Rivertown Financial, with home owners becoming homeless due to home's equity. The episode also follows a financial planner who steals millions from the accounts of clients, including the retirement funds for workers at a camp for ill children.[30]
94"Hail To The Thief"August 13, 2014 (2014-08-13)
Avoiding authorities with false identities, a former Army intelligence officer known as "Mr. X" starts a fake veterans' charity and steals millions.[30]

Season 9 (2015)[edit]

No. in
series
Title Original air date U.S. viewers
95"A Con Man's Deadly Revenge"January 15, 2015 (2015-01-15)N/A
Mail order coin businesses are started by a coin collector and his brother, but when they go bankrupt in 2008 and are jailed, one of them plots to murder the judge and prosecutor.[31]
96"The Playboy of Indiana"January 22, 2015 (2015-01-22)N/A
Tim Durham lives a lavish lifestyle with funds from his fix-it-and-flip-it business, but he is actually running a $200 million fraud from his home.[31]
97"Ea$y Being Green"January 29, 2015 (2015-01-29)N/A
Rodney Hailey scams millions from major corporations with a fake green energy business, but his collection of luxury cars draw attention from the authorities.[31]
98"A Widow's Web"February 5, 2015 (2015-02-05)N/A
Pamela Phillips and Gary Triano are a rich married couple in Tucson, Arizona, but after Triano is murdered, there are questions about whether Phillips did it for money.[31]
99"The Cash King"February 12, 2015 (2015-02-12)N/A
Entrepreneur James "The Cash King" Duncan invests in exotic business ideas, including strip clubs, real estate, Iraqi currency, diamonds, and mind control technology.[31]
100"The Dirtiest Con"February 19, 2015 (2015-02-19)N/A
Barry Minkow, a 16-year old, starts ZZZZ Best Carpet Cleaners and soon moves into fraud.[31]
101"Charity Begins at Home"February 26, 2015 (2015-02-26)N/A
Claudio Osorio scams $40 million from investors and the US government with a fake company, portraying himself as an international business tycoon with plans to build homes for the poor.[31]
102"The Real Wolf of Wall Street"March 5, 2015 (2015-03-05)N/A
Stockbroker Jordan Belfort runs a wild brokerage firm, doing jail time after pleading guilty to fraud. He is released and starts a new life in Hollywood, but questions remain about whether his victims will see justice.[31]
103"Kevin Trudeau's Secrets; Remington Steal"July 10, 2015 (2015-07-10)N/A
In case 1, infomercial pitchman Kevin Trudeau claims he is broke and cannot pay a $37.6 million fine imposed by the Federal Trade Commission. Case 2 examines an "advanced-fee scam" by Remington Financial Group which defrauded investors in small businesses.[31]
104"Fake It to Make It; Kill the Witnesses"July 17, 2015 (2015-07-17)360,000[32]
In case 1, "Ferrari" Mike Banuelos scams money from musical artists, leaving his investors to deal with the consequences. In case 2, Steven Martinez is a former IRS agent and accountant who is caught in a $12 million fraud, then diverting taxpayer money for the purpose of murder.[31]
105"'Vintage' Wine Fraud"July 24, 2015 (2015-07-24)285,000[33]
Rudy Kurniawan is a counterfeit wine dealer who makes millions selling his cheap wine in high-end auction houses.[31]
106"In Harm's Way"July 31, 2015 (2015-07-31)362,000[34]
After stealing $190 million from his company, a US military contractor goes on a spending spree.[31]
107"The Lawyer Lies; Black Gold Bust"October 16, 2015 (2015-10-16)N/A
In case 1, William Conour is a personal injury lawyer in Indiana who scams millions from his clients' settlement money. In case 2, Gary Milby is a fake oil tycoon who falsely guarantees returns from his oil wells in Kentucky.[31]
108"Friends Without Benefits"October 23, 2015 (2015-10-23)N/A
30,000 people are victimized by a $1.25 billion Ponzi scheme created by Mutual Benefits, a company that buys life insurance policies and falsely resells them to clients as low risk investments. Mutual Benefits collected new money from investors to pay returns when patients lived longer.[31]
109"The Spy Who Scammed Me"October 30, 2015 (2015-10-30)N/A
Private security contractor Kevin Halligen portrays himself with a James Bond persona, lying to desperate clients out of greed.[31]
110"The Sky's the Limit"November 6, 2015 (2015-11-06)N/A
Ross Mandell is known as a "bad boy" on Wall Street, with addiction issues and run-ins with financial regulators. Despite this, his new company Sky Capital employs hundreds and has hundreds of investors, who discover that the $140 million raised for Sky Capital is being misused.[31]

Season 10 (2016)[edit]

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Title Original air date U.S. viewers
111"1) Ray Nagin: New Orleans Shakedown"March 31, 2016 (2016-03-31)N/A
Exploiting Hurricane Katrina, the ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin accepts bribes during the city's rebuilding efforts.[35]
112"2) The Surfer Slayer?"April 7, 2016 (2016-04-07)N/A
Jason Derek Brown, who has the appearance of a wealthy surfer, allegedly shoots an armored-car guard in the head to steal $56,000. He escapes capture and goes on the FBI's Most Wanted list.[35]
113"3) A Mother's Costly Revenge"April 21, 2016 (2016-04-21)N/A
When Paul Kruse propositions the teenage daughter of his assistant, the mother becomes a whistleblower and puts him in jail for financial fraud. Doing so results in a murder-for-hire plot against the assistant.[35]
114"4) Vanity and Greed: Deadly Beauty"April 28, 2016 (2016-04-28)N/A
After an illegal silicone injection kills a patient and four others are paralysed by fake cosmetic injections, a nurse is charged with murder.[35]
115"5) Psychic Fiend's Network"May 12, 2016 (2016-05-12)N/A
Ralph Raines Jr., a timber baron, is swindled out of $15 million by a fake psychic who has her daughter pretend to be in love with him.[35]
116"6) The Bar Girls Trap"May 19, 2016 (2016-05-19)N/A
Russian gangsters have women seduce men in nightclubs and then steal their money and jewelry.[35]
117"7) Sick Profits / Hollywood Swinging"May 26, 2016 (2016-05-26)N/A
First the episode details the Bay Medical Clinic scam in Brooklyn, where a mother and son scam $50 million from patients. Also in the episode, the studio Gigapix scams millions from people who want to be movie producers.[35]
118"8) Capturing The Fugitives"June 9, 2016 (2016-06-09)N/A
Viewers help law enforcement apprehend criminals featured on the show.[35]
119"9) Six Feet Plunder"June 23, 2016 (2016-06-23)N/A
Doug Cassity uses attractive saleswomen to scam $500 million with fake prearranged funeral contracts.[35]
120"10) Jersey Car Stealer Dealer / Facebook Face-Off"June 30, 2016 (2016-06-30)N/A
The episode follows a luxury car salesman, who is accused of selling cars he doesn't own and stealing car loan funds. Also in the episode, a man presents a contract showing he owns half of Facebook.[35]
121"11) Pain Killer Profits"July 7, 2016 (2016-07-07)N/A
Out of their pain clinics in South Florida, twin brothers make millions by illegally selling drugs such as oxycodone.[35]
122"12) Jamaican Lottery Scam"July 14, 2016 (2016-07-14)N/A
Jamaican authorities and law enforcement in the United States collaborate on stop criminals using Jamaican call centers to scam Americans with a lottery winnings scam.[35]
123"13) The Bad Neighbors"August 4, 2016 (2016-08-04)N/A
The Palladino family is caught in a case of fraud concerning their neighborhood ice cream parlor in West Roxbury, Massachusetts.[35]
124"14) The Phantom Fraudster of Broadway"August 11, 2016 (2016-08-11)N/A
New York stockbroker Mark Hotton allegedly scams millions of dollars from investors, resulting in the implosion of the Broadway premiere of Rebecca.[35]
125"15) Medical Gloves With Holes"August 18, 2016 (2016-08-18)N/A
Millions are stolen from investors by a fraudster claiming he was building a medical glove factory in the United States.[35]
126"16) Hack Me if You Can / Goodfella Gone Bad"August 25, 2016 (2016-08-25)N/A
The episode details hacker Daniel Rigmaiden allegedly stealing millions from the U.S. government. The episode also follows a man in witness protection creating a mortgage fraud scam.[35]
127"17) Seattle Roasted / The Stealing Socialite"September 8, 2016 (2016-09-08)N/A
Follows Darren Berg of Seattle, who scams investors to buy yachts and a mansion. The episode also follows New York socialite Dina Wein Reis and her grey market selling scam.[35]
128"18) Diagnosis: Blood Money / Chicago Jailbreak"September 15, 2016 (2016-09-15)N/A
In this episode, a doctor in Michigan makes millions by giving chemotherapy to patients who don't have cancer. Also in the episode, two bank robbers near Chicago repel 17 stories down the Metropolitan Correctional Center to escape.[35]
129"19) Family Fortune Feud"September 22, 2016 (2016-09-22)N/A
A family feud is started between a mother and son over their originally $100 million publishing fortune, with the son accused of squandering money and fraud.[35]
130"20) Silk Road: Digital Drug Dealers"September 29, 2016 (2016-09-29)N/A
While facing possible corruption among their own people, federal agents look for the person behind the world's largest online and underground drug bazaar.[35]

Season 11 (2017)[edit]

No. in
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Title Original air date U.S. viewers
131"1) Deadly Gold Digger"January 23, 2017 (2017-01-23)271,000[37]
Femme fatale Nanette Johnston Packard looks for rich men to manipulate, putting out personal ads saying things such as "If you take care of me, I'll take care of you."[36]
132"2) The Real 'War Dogs'"January 30, 2017 (2017-01-30)337,000[38]
Miami party boys Efraim Diveroli and David Packouz land a $300 million contract to supply ammunition to allied forces in Afghanistan, but they choose to violate US law by using Chinese-built products.[36]
133"3) Badge Of Dishonor"February 6, 2017 (2017-02-06)288,000[39]
When Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz is found shot to death in the woods of Fox Lake, Illinois, there is a manhunt for the culprit. However, it is then suspected that Gliniewicz disguised his suicide as a murder to hide that he had scammed several thousand dollars from a youth group.[citation needed]
134"4) Billionaire Boys Bust"February 13, 2017 (2017-02-13)242,000[40]
John Bravata, a former cop in Michigan, creates the fake real estate company BBC Equities to steal $50 million in life savings from hundreds of middle-class investors.[36]
135"5) Clean Teeth, Dirty Money / Comic Book Murder"February 27, 2017 (2017-02-27)326,000[41]
Pimps who operate a sex-trafficking ring enlist a dentist in Chicago to launder their money. The episode also details a plot to steal a valuable comic book collection, resulting in murder.[36]
136"6) Sticky Fingers / Life in the Fraud Lane"March 6, 2017 (2017-03-06)357,000[42]
Sandy Jenkins, accountant at the famous Texas fruitcake bakery Collin Street Bakery, scams $16 million by writing checks and spends millions of embezzled dollars along with his wife. Also in the episode, Gregory Loles scams $26 million from investors by portraying himself as a financial expert, also stealing money from his church to fund a professional race team.[36]
137"7) Making A Killing / Doctor Drug Dealer"March 13, 2017 (2017-03-13)283,000[43]
The episode details motivational speaker Gary Shawkey, who is willing to murder to supply the cash for his scams and cons. The episode also follows Lisa Tseng, a Los Angeles pill mill doctor who made millions writing illegal and dangerous pain prescriptions.[36]
138"8) Fouled Out: Rumeal Robinson"March 20, 2017 (2017-03-20)342,000[44]
Rumeal Robinson is a champion basketball player who gets his mother kicked out of her home after he cons her out of it.[36]
139"9) Recipe for Murder"June 19, 2017 (2017-06-19)N/A
A serial grifter targets a successful businesswoman and poisons her for money.[36]
140"10) Junk in a Box / Been Caught Stealing"June 26, 2017 (2017-06-26)N/A
The episode details scam cancer charities, who only give three percent of the millions they raise to families and patients. The episode also details a family who shoplifted millions in a nationwide crime spree and were caught on camera.[36]
141"11) From Peanuts to Sick Millions"July 3, 2017 (2017-07-03)N/A
Nine people are killed and thousands sickened when a CEO knowingly ships peanut products tainted with salmonella.[36]
142"12) A Glamorous Showbiz Lie"July 10, 2017 (2017-07-10)N/A
Scamming millions, a man portrays himself as movie producer and money management professional.[36]
143"13) Deadly Black Gold Riches"July 17, 2017 (2017-07-17)N/A
A man goes to deadly extremes in his scheme to get rich in the oil fields of North Dakota.[36]
144"14) Art Schlichter: All American Fraud"July 24, 2017 (2017-07-24)N/A
Former Ohio State University quarterback Art Schlichter has a gambling addiction, which he supports by becoming a con artist.[36]
145"15) Red Carpet Rip-Off"July 31, 2017 (2017-07-31)N/A
Donald "Ski" Johnson is a musician using his Jazz for Life foundation to trick donors into believing there would be appearances at red carpet Grammy Awards events.[citation needed]
146"16) Wine, Women and Fraud"August 7, 2017 (2017-08-07)N/A
A man scams millions from rich wine clients to live a luxurious life, but is then himself scammed.[36]
147"17) Neighborhood Inferno"August 14, 2017 (2017-08-14)N/A
Intending to blow up a house for the insurance money, scammers instead caught dozens of homes on fire, killing a young couple.[36]
148"18) Fraud Collectors"August 21, 2017 (2017-08-21)N/A
Bill Mastro makes his childhood memorabilia hobby into a billion-dollar business, rigging bids to scam funds from collectors and sellers.[36]
149"19) Lesson in Greed / Soldier Scam"August 28, 2017 (2017-08-28)N/A
A school supply vendor has corrupt school officials approve the misappropriation of funds from Detroit public schools. Also in the episode, thieves scam money from women using photographs of men in the military.[36]
150"20) Top Gun of Fraud"September 4, 2017 (2017-09-04)N/A
A man purchases items such as real estate, boats, and vintage aircraft after stealing over $50 million from a trust fund.[36]

Season 12 (2018)[edit]

No. in
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Title Original air date U.S. viewers
151"1) The Most Hated Man in America"February 26, 2018 (2018-02-26)N/A
Businessman Martin Shkreli, known as "Pharma Bro" on the internet, raises the price of a life-saving drug (Daraprim) 5,000 percent, but his shady accounting and internet trolling leads to difficulties.[45]
152"2) Deadly Opioids, Dirty Doctors"March 5, 2018 (2018-03-05)N/A
Two doctors in Alabama run pill mills, making money off illegally prescribed opioids.[45]
153"3) Murderous Plot Meets Reality Tv"March 12, 2018 (2018-03-12)N/A
A Florida woman who had worked as an escort has a plot to steal her husband's money and kill him. When her lover tips off police, her plan is caught on tape.[46]
154"4) The Polka King Con"March 19, 2018 (2018-03-19)N/A
Follows Jan Lewan, a showman who rips off his fans when his finances run into trouble by promising large investment returns.[47]
155"5) Stolen Valor Scam"March 26, 2018 (2018-03-26)N/A
Follows Idaho Guardsman Darryl Wright, who falsely claims he has PTSD from serving in the United States military in Iraq. His story, however, is a scam to earn resources meant for veterans.[47]
156"6) Conn's Job"April 2, 2018 (2018-04-02)N/A
Eric C. Conn is a disability lawyer who vanishes after guaranteeing wins to clients concerning Social Security.[47]
157"7) Blood Relatives / End of Life Scam"April 9, 2018 (2018-04-09)N/A
A young man murders his family to steal their wealth and fund his shopping habit. Also, the owner of a Chicago health facility is ripping people off with a $20 million inflated billing scheme.[47]
158"8) Dangerous Luxury"June 18, 2018 (2018-06-18)N/A
Vitaly Borker scores $18 million selling designer eyewear as genuine from his website in Brooklyn. When customers complain, instead of getting refunds, many are threatened with violence, rape, even murder.
159"9) Billion Dollar Fraud Goes Viral"June 25, 2018 (2018-06-25)N/A
By promising enormous returns on a work-from-home scheme selling TelexFree phone service, Carlos Wanzeler and James Merrrill entice nearly one million people in an extraordinary $1.7 billion internet scam.
160"10) Florida Rehab Gone Wild"July 2, 2018 (2018-07-02)N/A
Kenny Chatman runs a string of corrupt drug rehab facilities in South Florida stealing millions by keeping insured addicts hooked on drugs; his plans include turning patients into prostitutes and sober homes into drug-fueled brothels.
161"11) Operation Crook, Line and Stinker"August 13, 2018 (2018-08-13)N/A
A crooked New York police officer cashes in as a high-tech burglary crew terrorizes homeowners and business owners.
162"12) Artistic License to Steal"August 20, 2018 (2018-08-20)N/A
A wannabe art dealer sells fake works by American masters of Abstract Expressionism in an $80 million scam, fooling rich collectors and pocketing millions.
163"13) The Fake Housewife of Orange County"August 27, 2018 (2018-08-27)N/A
In sunny Laguna Beach, social climber Elizabeth Mulder finances her plastic surgery, Arabian horses, and ocean view real estate worth millions by swindling her best friends.
164"14) Online Dating Trap"September 3, 2018 (2018-09-03)N/A
Daylon Pierce is a consummate ladies' man who claims to be a licensed stockbroker, wooing unsuspecting women through internet dating sites; after the women hand over millions of dollars, Pierce robs them blind and breaks their hearts.
165"15) An Ungodly Scammer"September 10, 2018 (2018-09-10)N/A
Self-proclaimed teen millionaire Ephren Taylor preaches his "safe" investments at church seminars and on the internet, fleecing victims out of millions and pumping cash into flashy living and his wife's hip-hop career.
166"16) Just a Dollar and a Scheme / Lousy Landlord"September 17, 2018 (2018-09-17)N/A
An Iowa man rigs a $16.5 million lottery jackpot, triggering the biggest lottery scam in American history; notorious New York City landlord Steven Croman finds a new home in jail.
167"17) Something's Fishy: The Codfather"September 24, 2018 (2018-09-24)N/A
Carlos Rafael makes millions as the owner of one of the largest commercial fishing businesses on the East Coast but his big mouth gets him hooked in an undercover IRS sting with agents posing as Russian mobsters.

Specials[edit]

# Title Original air date
1"Mob Money"June 23, 2010 (2010-06-23)
Documents the rise and fall of the DeCavalcante family, known as a New Jersey mob family.[citation needed]
2"Madoff Behind Bars"August 25, 2010 (2010-08-25)
Follows the conviction of Bernie Madoff, famous as the mastermind of the biggest Ponzi scheme in American history. He stole from unsuspecting client at least millions of dollars, with some estimates into the billions. After confessing to his crimes, he received the maximum sentence of 150 years in prison.[citation needed]
3"9/11 Fraud"September 7, 2011 (2011-09-07)
The episode follows three instances of fraud relating to the September 11, 2001 attacks. In the first segment, after Port Authority officer Christopher Amoroso is killed on 9/11, his wife Jamie is approached by a trusted family friend. The friend is a broker, and he uses her friendship to create a joint account without Amoroso's knowledge and forges her signature on wire transfers, stealing over $248,000. In the second segment, Pennsylvania contractor Thomas Cousar defrauds and overcharges the United States government $800,000 for his company's work in rebuilding the Pentagon.[citation needed] In the third segment, a man named Patric Henn lies about losing a life partner in twin tower attacks, receiving $68,000 from the American Red Cross. He is caught when agencies can find no record of his partner. After the episode was produced, Henn emerged as a freelancer journalist, and was caught in the summer of 2008.[48]

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