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American Greed Podcast

CNBC

CNBC's longest-running primetime original series, "American Greed" takes you inside the amazing real-life stories of how some people will do anything for money. The award-winning series is narrated by legendary actor Stacy Keach.

Location:

United States

Description:

CNBC's longest-running primetime original series, "American Greed" takes you inside the amazing real-life stories of how some people will do anything for money. The award-winning series is narrated by legendary actor Stacy Keach.

Language:

English


Episodes

Vanity and Greed

2/13/2024
"Nurse" Tracey Lynn Garner gives illegal silicone injections to enhance clients' curves. When one patient dies, she's charged with murder facing life in prison. (Original air date: 4/28/2016)

Duration:00:23:46

Baby-Faced Drug Lords

1/30/2024
Florida teenagers cash in on the opioid crisis, then they expand their operation, jeopardizing their lives of sex, drugs and money. (Original air date: 10/8/2018)

Duration:00:40:32

Artistic License to Steal

1/16/2024
A wannabe art dealer sells fake works by American masters of Abstract Expressionism in an $80 million scam, fooling rich collectors and pocketing millions. (Original air date: 8/20/2018)

Duration:00:40:43

From Peanuts to Sick Millions

1/2/2024
A CEO knowingly ships peanut products tainted with salmonella, killing nine and sickening thousands. (Original air date: 7/3/2017)

Duration:00:40:59

Been Caught Stealing

12/19/2023
A family brings in millions shoplifting in a nationwide crime spree caught on camera. (Original air date: 6/26/2017)

Duration:00:13:49

The Stealing Socialite

12/5/2023
New York socialite Dina Wein Reis bilks companies out of millions in a grey market selling scheme. (Original air date: 9/8/16)

Duration:00:19:46

Seattle Roasted

11/21/2023
Darren Berg of Seattle scams several investors, procuring himself two yachts, a private jet and a lakeside mansion. (Original air date: 9/8/16)

Duration:00:21:27

Hack Me if You Can

11/7/2023
Daniel Rigmaiden is a young hacker who steals millions from the government. (Original air date: 8/25/16)

Duration:00:19:45

Hollywood Swinging

10/24/2023
Gigapix collects millions from would-be movie producers before being revealed as a fraud. (Original air date: 5/26/16)

Duration:00:21:52

Jamaican Lottery Scam

10/10/2023
Criminals use call centres in Jamaica to flood the US with lies about millions won by unsuspecting victims. U.S. law enforcement teams up with Jamaican authorities to try to shut them down. (Original air date: 7/14/16)

Duration:00:40:10

Psychic Fiend's Network

9/26/2023
A phony psychic scams a wealthy but lonely timber baron out of millions while her devious daughter pretends to be in love with him. (Original air date: 5/12/16)

Duration:00:40:25

The Bar Girls Trap

9/12/2023
Russian gangsters use beautiful women to seduce amorous men in nightclubs out of their money and jewelry. (Original air date: 5/19/16)

Duration:00:40:52

A Mother's Costly Revenge

8/29/2023
A financial fraudster seeks deadly revenge after being placed behind bars for propositioning his assistant's daughter. (Original air date: 4/21/2016)

Duration:00:40:25

The Surfer Slayer

8/15/2023
A man, appearing to be nothing more than a wealthy surfer, allegedly commits murder and robs an armored car, leading the FBI on a chase spanning multiple states. (Original air date: 4/7/2016)

Duration:00:40:25

Black Gold Bust

8/1/2023
Phony oil tycoon Gary Milby guarantees gushers of money to investors from his Kentucky oil wells. (Original air date 7/31/2015)

Duration:00:19:30

The Lawyer Lies

7/18/2023
An Indianapolis attorney helps desperate families recover money after serious injuries cost them dearly, but pockets the winnings of widows and orphans. (Original air date 7/31/2015)

Duration:00:21:18

In Harm's Way

7/4/2023
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. (Original air date 7/31/15)

Duration:00:41:06

Kill the Witnesses

6/20/2023
An ex-IRS agent is caught in a $13 million accounting fraud and uses taxpayer money plotting to murder those who know too much. (Original air date: 7/17/15)

Duration:00:18:22

Fake It to Make It

6/6/2023
A promoter steals musical artists' money and dreams. (Original airdate 7/17/15)

Duration:00:22:23

Charity Begins at Home

5/23/2023
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. (Original air date 2/26/15)

Duration:00:40:44