7.3
42 votes
American Greed

American Greed

CNBC 2007

The program focuses on the stories behind some of the biggest corporate and white collar crimes in the United States such as WorldCom, HealthSouth and Tyco. In addition, stories about more common crimes such as insurance fraud, murder, embezzlement, art theft, Ponzi schemes, credit card fraud, bank robbery, money laundering, identity theft, and medical fraud are also featured. Other topics have included the story behind the famous Mustang Ranch in Nevada and the rise and fall of boy band impresario Lou Pearlman. American Greed is narrated by veteran actor Stacey Keach.

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The 10 Best Episodes of American Greed

American Greed - S14E5

#1 - A Family Vanishes

9.00

Season 14 - Episode 5

When all four members of the McStay family seemingly vanish into thin air, a yearslong quest for answers begins; a biker in the Mojave Desert finds the family members' bodies in shallow graves; a close friend of the family falls under suspicion.

The episode was rated #1 Best episode of American Greed from 6 votes.

American Greed - S13E8

#2 - Diagnosis: Temptress Health Scam

8.23

Season 13 - Episode 8

Entrepreneur Keisha Williams is really a high-rolling shopaholic with a taste for strip clubs and exotic travel; she takes investors for millions of dollars with a can't miss bid to secure a medical money-making technology that never materializes.

The episode was rated #2 Best episode of American Greed from 26 votes.

American Greed - S14E1

#3 - The Trials of Michael Avenatti

8.10

Season 14 - Episode 1

Michael Avenatti makes a splash as the litigator representing porn star Stormy Daniels in her dispute with Donald Trump...but it’s soon revealed that he has legal troubles of his own brewing.

The episode was rated #3 Best episode of American Greed from 10 votes.

American Greed - S10E18

#4 - Diagnosis: Blood Money / Chicago Jailbreak

8.07

Season 10 - Episode 18

A Michigan doctor treats cancer-free patients with poisonous chemotherapy while taking millions in payment; two Chicago-area bank robbers repel 17 stories to escape the Metropolitan Correctional Center.

The episode was rated #4 Best episode of American Greed from 15 votes.

American Greed - S6E12

#5 - The Tran Organization: Blackjack Cheaters

8.00

Season 6 - Episode 12

Van Thu Tran is a sexy Vietnamese-American who knows how to beat the odds. She makes millions in casinos using one of the oldest tricks in the book … with a new high-tech twist. Find out how the notorious Tran gang brings down the house!

The episode was rated #5 Best episode of American Greed from 13 votes.

American Greed - S10E5

#6 - Psychic Fiend’s Network

8.00

Season 10 - Episode 5

A wealthy timber baron is rolled by a phony psychic for $15 million while her daughter pretends to be in love with him.

The episode was rated #6 Best episode of American Greed from 35 votes.

American Greed - S13E6

#7 - The House Flipping Reality Star Fraudster

8.00

Season 13 - Episode 6

Trash-talking reality star Scott Menaged ("Property Wars") buys up hundreds of foreclosures in Phoenix, then his money lender discovers that Menaged is a fraud, and the consequences are deadly.

The episode was rated #7 Best episode of American Greed from 30 votes.

American Greed - S12E10

#8 - Florida Rehab Gone Wild

7.86

Season 12 - Episode 10

Kenny Chatman runs a string of corrupt drug rehab facilities, stealing millions by keeping insured addicts hooked on drugs.

The episode was rated #8 Best episode of American Greed from 22 votes.

American Greed - S14E3

#9 - The Real Dr. Death

7.86

Season 14 - Episode 3

A delusional, debt-ridden, and allegedly drug-dabbling spine surgeon maims and even kills patients in one botched surgery after another. It falls to two colleagues to step in where others won’t.

The episode was rated #9 Best episode of American Greed from 7 votes.

American Greed - S12E19

#10 - Baby-Faced Drug Lords

7.85

Season 12 - Episode 19

Florida teenagers cash in on the opioid crisis, then they expand their operation, jeopardizing their lives of sex, drugs and money.

The episode was rated #10 Best episode of American Greed from 20 votes.

#11 - The Cash King
7.83
Season 9 - Episode 5

No investment idea is too exotic for visionary entrepreneur James “The Cash King” Duncan. He sets his sights on strip clubs, real estate, Iraqi currency, diamonds, and even mind control technology.

The episode was rated #1 Best episode of American Greed from 24 votes.

#12 - The Fake Housewife of Orange County
7.83
Season 12 - Episode 13

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.

The episode was rated #2 Best episode of American Greed from 30 votes.

#13 - Online Dating Trap
7.82
Season 12 - Episode 14

Daylon Pierce is a ladies' man who claims to be a licensed stockbroker, wooing unsuspecting women through Internet dating sites. But when they hand over millions of dollars to this "investment expert," he robs them blind, parties his way through their money and breaks their hearts.

The episode was rated #3 Best episode of American Greed from 22 votes.

#14 - Prophets of Greed
7.82
Season 13 - Episode 4

Leaders of a polygamous religious sect demand perfect obedience from followers, luring them into welfare fraud and stealing more than $2 million from American tax payers.

The episode was rated #4 Best episode of American Greed from 22 votes.

#15 - Murderous Plot Meets Reality TV
7.81
Season 12 - Episode 3

When a sexy Florida former escort plots to take her husband's money and his life, her lover tips off the police and her deadly plan gets caught on tape.

The episode was rated #5 Best episode of American Greed from 27 votes.

#16 - The Bar Girls Trap
7.80
Season 10 - Episode 6

Beautiful women with looks that kill are controlled by Russian gangsters to seduce amorous men in nightclubs out of their money and jewelry. It's a super expensive hangover.

The episode was rated #6 Best episode of American Greed from 44 votes.

#17 - Just a Dollar and a Scheme; Lousy Landlord
7.78
Season 12 - Episode 16

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.

The episode was rated #7 Best episode of American Greed from 18 votes.

#18 - Seattle Roasted / The Stealing Socialite
7.77
Season 10 - Episode 17

Darren Berg of Seattle scams several investors, procuring himself two yachts, a private jet and a lakeside mansion; New York socialite Dina Wein Reis executes a grey market selling scam.

The episode was rated #8 Best episode of American Greed from 31 votes.

#19 - Crash for Cash
7.77
Season 6 - Episode 14

In the city of brotherly love, car wrecks piled up and auto insurance policies were treated like ATM machines. American Greed takes you inside a Philadelphia car insurance fraud ring where everybody got a piece of the action.

The episode was rated #9 Best episode of American Greed from 13 votes.

#20 - Judgment of Terror
7.75
Season 13 - Episode 16

When a judge in Texas is shot four times, a tip leads investigators to Chimene Onyeri, an aspiring Houston rap artist facing prison after his crooked plots are exposed.

The episode was rated #10 Best episode of American Greed from 20 votes.

Last updated: mar 27, 2021

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