We Americans love our celebrities. But where do love and admiration end and "celebrity worship" begin?
How can you tell if your doctor is an over-prescriber? Here are some tips on how to recognize and address the problem.
No matter how much you trust a financial pro, any one of them has the ability to rip you off. Here are the warning signs.
These are busy times in the shoplifting industry.
If you are considering real estate opportunities, you should also consider a cautionary tale from the last boom.
Here is a refresher on the most common scams and how to protect yourself.
If you want your life to be a little less conspicuous, here are some of the more common mistakes people make.
Fortunately, few of us need to consider murder when structuring our life insurance, but the process is still riddled with pitfalls.
A good estate plan will keep your assets in the family and shield them from the government.
It’s a fair bet that your physician is sincere. But that does not mean you should blindly trust your doctor?
You might not be getting what you are paying for, and that may cause dangerous consequences. CNBC's "American Greed" explains.
For every bogus tax refund collected through identity theft, there's a real taxpayer unable to claim a refund.
Could a little bit of homework have stopped a $100 million scam? And what lessons does it hold for you before you invest?
The long-running saga of "Rebecca" shows how the glitz of showbiz can lead to being scammed.
Creating what fraudsters call "sucker lists" is as easy as shooting fish in a barrel.
These are some of the worst scams that snare even the most seasoned travelers.
Through identity cloning, criminals can look to your good name to live a normal life without you ever finding out.
Tips sent by viewers of CNBC's "American Greed: The Fugitives" led to the FBI's apprehending one of its “most wanted.”
Using sexy saleswomen Doug Cassity sells bogus prearranged funeral contracts .
Chris and Jeffrey George make $40 million from the illicit sale of oxycodone and other drugs out of their South Florida pain clinics.
A New York businessman who shocked the world with claims that he was the rightful owner of half of Facebook, only to be charged with criminal fraud and then flee.
Is your financial advisor scamming you? Sharron Epperson and Suze Orman offer advice on what to do if you think you might be a victim.
Narcissistic personality disorder, greed and egos fuel scammers.
The rules of smart investing apply to all of us, no matter how high and mighty.
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Read an excerpt of Gregory Lole’s sentencing where the judge refers to Loles as the “most sinister defendant” he has ever seen.
This check was one of approximately 888 that Jenkins wrote to embezzle over $16.5 million from Collin Street Bakery.
In an email sent to American Greed, Rico Vendetti expresses regret for his actions.
Read the AEY shipment receiving report for the fraudulent ammunition.
Read the contract for the unserviceable weapons that led to AEY’s downfall.
A letter written by Nanette Johnston to Eric Naposki, in which Johnston expresses her condolences for the loss of Naposki’s mother.
A copy of the $250,000 check Nanette Johnston addressed to herself exactly one day prior to William McLaughlin’s murder.
CNBC’s shocking true crime series examines the dark side of the American Dream. Some people will do ANYTHING for MONEY.
“American Greed” is narrated by stage, screen, and television actor Stacy Keach. He is best known for his portrayal of Detective Mike Hammer and his Golden Globe-winning portrayal of Ernest Hemingway.