American Greed, the Fugitives Season 1
S01 E01Aug 1, 2012
Mr. & Mrs. Mortgage Fraud/Heartless Hedge Fund Manager Aug 1, 2012 John and Julieanne Dimitrion took advantage of homeowners desperate to avoid foreclosure, but they had just one thing in mind: taking their homes. Spiro Germenis charmed his way to rip off scores of investors. All end up on the run.
S01 E02Aug 8, 2012
Main Street Double Cross Aug 8, 2012 Eric Bartoli's Cyprus Funds raised $65 million from investors across the U.S. and Latin America. But the money seems only to have funded his lavish lifestyle. By the time the FBI indicts Bartoli, he is on the run.
S01 E03Aug 15, 2012
The Contractor from Hell/The Check's in the Mail Aug 15, 2012 Contractor Craig Oliver promises dream homes but leaves homes and lives in disarry once he pockets down payments. Roland Okuomose appears to run a legitimate currency exhange in Canada. But his real business is a malicious international lottery scam.
S01 E04Aug 22, 2012
Deceitful Dad and the Missing Millions/Raiders of the Lost Retirement Aug 22, 2012 Jim Hammes plays his role as the hard-working family man perfectly, but did he really embezzle millions of dollars? Joe McCool was a man with big promises and plans for other people's life savings. When the money runs out, McCool slips out of town.
S01 E05Aug 29, 2012
Phony Phone Calls/Heavy Metal Fraud Aug 29, 2012 Slobodan Lunic leads the life of a king, but he builds his fortune one quarter at a time operating payphones. Luis Ferreira claims to be selling an opportunity for financial security—could this be a golden parachute in a falling economy?
S01 E06Sep 5, 2012
The “Prison” Escape/Living the American Scheme Sep 5, 2012 Oregon's state prison system thought Fred Monem was a hero, saving them millions of dollars a year...but who was he really looking out for? In L.A., the Rangels promised financial security to the Latino community...but stole their life savings instead.
S01 E07Sep 12, 2012
Bank Robbing Babe/The Vanishing Internet Millionaire Sep 12, 2012 Street criminials turn to white-collar crime, orchestrating a complex nationwide credit card scheme. Then, at the height of the dot-com boom, an online video startup with a famous pitchman raises millions…but the website is a sham.
S01 E08Oct 10, 2013
Signed, Sealed & Stolen / Miami Medi-$cam Oct 10, 2013 Family members mortgage their homes to bail out a con artist accused in a $350 million fraud. When he escapes, they are left homeless. And Ramon Fonseca is a fugitive who allegedly participated in a scheme to loot the U.S. government of $100 million.