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American Greed

Hail to the thief

All New Episodes Wednesdays at 10PM ET/PT

ID-cloning criminals hide in plain sight Tue, 12 Aug '14 | 3:38 PM ET

Through identity cloning, criminals can look to your good name to live a normal life without you ever finding out.

Creating aliases on the run Wed, 13 Aug '14 | 10:20 AM ET

John Donald Cody utilized multiple fake identities featuring real people’s names to keep authorities off his trail.

Dedicated to the goals of the U.S. Army Wed, 13 Aug '14 | 12:19 PM ET

In 1980 officers at Ft. Huachuca in Sierra Vista, Arizona gave John Donald Cody glowing reviews. One year later, he was facing off with a local prosecutor who says he knew a completely different side of the Harvard-trained lawyer.

Weird extortion cases: Rabbis & rappers Wed, 28 May '14 | 8:00 AM ET
John "Sonny" Franzese is booked at the Elizabeth St. police station in New York, March 24, 1966, after his arrest on a 43-count gambling indictment.

Read ahead about some cases of extortion that may make you rethink your assumptions.

How criminals make dirty money clean Wed, 2 Apr '14 | 4:09 PM ET

Money laundering can be described as "moving money to disguise what it is" and there are steps to sniff out these funds.

Red flags of a crooked financial advisor Mon, 17 Mar '14 | 4:45 PM ET

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.

About American Greed

CNBC’s shocking true crime series examines the dark side of the American Dream. Some people will do ANYTHING for MONEY.

American Greed Showtimes

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Financial Guru Gone Bad
Saturday, August 23rd 10pm ET/PT
Hackers: Operation Get Rich or Die Tryin’
Saturday, August 23rd 11pm ET/PT
Raffaello Follieri
Sunday, August 24th 10pm ET/PT
Crash and Burn
Sunday, August 24th 11pm ET/PT
The Mad Max of Wall Street
Sunday, August 24th 12am ET/PT
Suicide is Painless
Sunday, August 24th 1am ET/PT
Crash and Burn
Sunday, August 24th 3am ET/PT
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