Genre: Newsmagazine, Crime Drama, Documentary
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.
S11, E17 (First Aired: Sep. 8, 2016)
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.
S11, E13 (First Aired: Aug. 4, 2016)
A neighborhood ice cream parlor in West Roxbury, Mass., lands the Palladino family in a major case of fraud.