American Greed

American Greed

Documentary5 SeasonsTVPG
Examining how far people will go to become rich.
  • A Con Man's Deadly Revenge
    A Con Man's Deadly Revenge
    Episode 143 mins
    A man and his brothers run a massive $40 million rare coin con until they're caught and embark on a grisly revenge plan.
  • The Playboy of Indiana
    The Playboy of Indiana
    Episode 243 mins
    A man with a multimillion-dollar yacht, 80 sports cars and a Playboy magazine model girlfriend runs a $200 million fraud.
  • Ea$y Being Green
    Ea$y Being Green
    Episode 343 mins
    A con man runs a fake green energy business and collects millions by scamming major corporations; a notorious cat burglar steals sterling silver in America's most expensive ZIP codes.
  • A Widow's Web
    A Widow's Web
    Episode 443 mins
    A couples life unravels in a fury of greed and hate when one of them ends up dead.
  • The Cash King
    The Cash King
    Episode 543 mins
    A man sets his sights on strip clubs, real estate, Iraqi currency, diamonds and even mind control technology.
  • The Dirtiest Con
    The Dirtiest Con
    Episode 643 mins
    A man claims to be reformed after serving seven years in prison for turning his carpet cleaning company into a multimillion-dollar scam.
  • Charity Begins At Home
    Charity Begins At Home
    Episode 743 mins
    An international crook steals more than 40 million dollars from investors and the US government through a sham computer company and bogus plots to build homes for the poor.
  • The Real Wolf of Wall Street
    The Real Wolf of Wall Street
    Episode 843 mins
    Stockbroker Jordan Belfort pleads guilty to fraud and does jail time; Belfort gets a Hollywood makeover.
  • Kevin Trudeau's Secrets; Remington Steal
    Kevin Trudeau's Secrets; Remington Steal
    Episode 943 mins
    When the FTC fines Infomercial kingpin Kevin Trudeau $37.6 million for all of his get-rich-quick schemes, he claims he's flat broke; Remington Financial Group's "advance fee" scam has cost small business owners their dreams and millions of dollars.
  • Fake It to Make It; Kill the Witnesses
    Fake It to Make It; Kill the Witnesses
    Episode 1043 mins
    A promoter steals musical artists' money and dreams; an ex-IRS agent is caught in a $13 million accounting fraud and uses taxpayer money plotting to murder those who know too much.
  • "Vintage" Wine Fraud
    "Vintage" Wine Fraud
    Episode 1143 mins
    A counterfeit wine dealer dominates the fine wine scene, making millions selling his cheap basement blends through elite auction houses.
  • In Harm's Way
    In Harm's Way
    Episode 1243 mins
    A US Military contractor loots his company of $190 million and goes on a wild spending spree, including a reported $10 million party for his teenage daughter and a $100,000 diamond-encrusted belt buckle.
  • The Lawyer Lies; Black Gold Bust
    The Lawyer Lies; Black Gold Bust
    Episode 1343 mins
    An Indianapolis attorney helps desperate families recover money after serious injuries cost them dearly, but pockets the winnings of widows and orphans.
  • Friends Without Benefits
    Friends Without Benefits
    Episode 1443 mins
    Mutual Benefits buys life insurance policies from AIDS patients, the chronically ill and seniors and fraudulently resells them as low risk investments to clients.
  • The Spy Who Scammed Me
    The Spy Who Scammed Me
    Episode 1543 mins
    A private security contractor promises to help win the freedom of detained oil executives and claims he can find out who abducted Madeleine McCann.
  • The Sky's the Limit
    The Sky's the Limit
    Episode 1643 mins
    A brash New York stock broker gets sober and re-invents himself as an international power player.

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