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American Greed

"Deadly Payout"

A trio of Texas conmen score $100 million by telling investors there's big money in the life settlement insurance business.  (Repeat)

Mon 4/21 2:00 AM  CNBCWLD
Duration: 1 hour
No Rating
Crime

Crew:
Stacy Keach (Narrator)

4/18/14
05:00 AM
"Crash and Burn"  A profile of Marcus Schrenker.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/18/14
08:00 AM
"TJX/Albert Gonzalez"  A group of hackers live it up and decide to get rich or die trying.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/18/14
12:00 PM
"The Lady Killer"  A Florida man wins millions in the lottery then disappears.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/18/14
01:00 PM
"Young Lust Goes Bust"  A middle-aged real estate investor finds love and steals client money to impress his new bride.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/18/14
02:00 PM
"TJX/Albert Gonzalez"  A group of hackers live it up and decide to get rich or die trying.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/18/14
02:00 PM
"The Cunning Cowgirl Crook; Dollars For Dumps"  A small town comptroller steals $53 million from her city to fund a horse-breeding empire; a crooked real estate developer lures victims to his phony residential oases.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/18/14
03:00 PM
"Rapper$ Delight; The Grapes of Greed"  A former bank robber makes millions by promoting musicians; a man's fake fine wine storage business.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/18/14
04:00 PM
"Murder in Memphis"  A wife finds out her insurance agent husband has been stealing money from their friends by selling bogus annuities.  (Repeat) CNBC
4/18/14
05:00 PM
"TJX/Albert Gonzalez"  A group of hackers live it up and decide to get rich or die trying.  (Repeat) CNBCWLD
4/18/14
05:00 PM
"$udden Death; Hip Hop Hustle"  A successful financial advisor's world crumbles under a multi-million dollar scam; a Chicago-area rapper convinces a local businessman that he's got a new gig that doesn't exist.  (Repeat) CNBC
American Greed

Premise
Stacy Keach narrates this dissection of the dark side of the American Dream, a survey of how far some people go to become rich, no matter the cost to themselves and those around them. Real-life cases are reviewed and involve such criminal activity as credit card scams, identity theft, counterfeiting and Ponzi schemes.

Current cast
Stacy Keach

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.