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

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

    • EPISODE 1

    The College Admissions Scandal

    College admissions coach Rick Singer rakes in $25 million from rich parents who pay big bucks to rig their kids admission into elite colleges.

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    • 43 Minutes

    College admissions coach Rick Singer rakes in $25 million from rich parents who pay big bucks to rig their kids admission into elite colleges.

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    • EPISODE 2

    The Fyre Festival

    Disgraced Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland uses fraud to launch his brand and a luxury music festival in the Bahamas, selling thousands of tickets on the strength of a social media pitch that results in a disastrous event that goes up in smoke.

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    Disgraced Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland uses fraud to launch his brand and a luxury music festival in the Bahamas, selling thousands of tickets on the strength of a social media pitch that results in a disastrous event that goes up in smoke.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Paul Manafort

    The hard-charging political insider takes a fall. From luxury properties to an ostrich coat, he uses his power and influence to fuel a multimillion-dollar mortgage and tax fraud.

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    The hard-charging political insider takes a fall. From luxury properties to an ostrich coat, he uses his power and influence to fuel a multimillion-dollar mortgage and tax fraud.

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    • EPISODE 4

    Prophets of Greed

    Leaders of a polygamous religious sect demand "Perfect Obedience" from followers, luring them into welfare fraud and stealing millions of dollars from American tax payers.

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    Leaders of a polygamous religious sect demand "Perfect Obedience" from followers, luring them into welfare fraud and stealing millions of dollars from American tax payers.

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    • EPISODE 5

    Black Market Dirty Gold

    Three Miami salesmen have gold fever as they import billions of dollars' worth of the precious metal from South America. But their business plan falls apart when authorities learn the gold has connections to drug cartels and organized crime.

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    Three Miami salesmen have gold fever as they import billions of dollars' worth of the precious metal from South America. But their business plan falls apart when authorities learn the gold has connections to drug cartels and organized crime.

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    • EPISODE 6

    The House Flipping Reality Star Fraudster

    Scott Menaged is a trash-talking reality TV house flipper buying up hundreds of foreclosures in Phoenix. But when his moneylender discovers that Menaged is a fraud, the consequences are deadly.

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    • 43 Minutes

    Scott Menaged is a trash-talking reality TV house flipper buying up hundreds of foreclosures in Phoenix. But when his moneylender discovers that Menaged is a fraud, the consequences are deadly.

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    • EPISODE 7

    The Fake Prince's Royal Scam

    An outlandish con artist poses as a Saudi royal to cheat investors out of millions by promising them access to Arabian oil stock. From his penthouse on Miami's exclusive Fisher Island, phony sultan "Khalid Bin Al-Saud," lures victims with dreams of untold riches.

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    An outlandish con artist poses as a Saudi royal to cheat investors out of millions by promising them access to Arabian oil stock. From his penthouse on Miami's exclusive Fisher Island, phony sultan "Khalid Bin Al-Saud," lures victims with dreams of untold riches.

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    • EPISODE 8

    Diagnosis: Temptress Health Scam

    "Entrepreneur" Keisha Williams is really a high-rolling shopaholic with a taste for strip clubs and exotic travel. She lures investors into pouring millions of dollars into a can't-miss bid to secure a medical moneymaking technology that never materializes. She leaves even her savviest backers on financial life support.

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    "Entrepreneur" Keisha Williams is really a high-rolling shopaholic with a taste for strip clubs and exotic travel. She lures investors into pouring millions of dollars into a can't-miss bid to secure a medical moneymaking technology that never materializes. She leaves even her savviest backers on financial life support.

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    • EPISODE 9

    The Fast and the Fraudulent

    Payday loan scam mastermind Scott Tucker swindles millions of cash-strapped borrowers with his convenient online loan business and uses the profits to fuel his race car team dreams. But when he steers investors into his predatory scheme, he speeds head on into trouble.

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    Payday loan scam mastermind Scott Tucker swindles millions of cash-strapped borrowers with his convenient online loan business and uses the profits to fuel his race car team dreams. But when he steers investors into his predatory scheme, he speeds head on into trouble.

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    • EPISODE 10

    Painful Greed Turns Deadly

    Healing turns harmful when pharmacist Barry Cadden chooses profits over safety while running a drug compounding center where mold and bacteria thrive. Tainted pain medicine flows from the filthy factory into innocent patients across the country, sickening hundreds and leading to the deaths of 100 people.

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    Healing turns harmful when pharmacist Barry Cadden chooses profits over safety while running a drug compounding center where mold and bacteria thrive. Tainted pain medicine flows from the filthy factory into innocent patients across the country, sickening hundreds and leading to the deaths of 100 people.

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    • EPISODE 11

    Starstruck Studio Swindle

    Carissa Carpenter is an aspiring Hollywood mogul whose latest plan is to construct a major movie studio in Northern California. But federal authorities say this is only a sequel, as she uses investor money to bankroll her big-budget lifestyle for nearly two decades in different cities around the country.

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    Carissa Carpenter is an aspiring Hollywood mogul whose latest plan is to construct a major movie studio in Northern California. But federal authorities say this is only a sequel, as she uses investor money to bankroll her big-budget lifestyle for nearly two decades in different cities around the country.

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    • EPISODE 12

    The Luxury Curse Scam

    From penthouse apartments to a $10 million stadium luxury box, financial advisor Dawn Bennett orchestrates a $20 Million scheme and conjures spells to silence investigators.

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    From penthouse apartments to a $10 million stadium luxury box, financial advisor Dawn Bennett orchestrates a $20 Million scheme and conjures spells to silence investigators.

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    • EPISODE 13

    Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino

    Starring in MTV's "Jersey Shore," Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino flaunts washboard abs and a party boy image. But when it comes to paying his taxes, he'd rather play than pay. So it's GTL: Gym-Tan-Lock-up.

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    Starring in MTV's "Jersey Shore," Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino flaunts washboard abs and a party boy image. But when it comes to paying his taxes, he'd rather play than pay. So it's GTL: Gym-Tan-Lock-up.

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    • EPISODE 14

    Fake Heiress Cons High Society

    Artsy German heiress Anna Delvey makes a splash in downtown New York's social scene, but she's really a Russian-born con artist who's trying to swindle $23 million from banks while dodging unpaid bills. A classic fake-it-till-you-make-it scheme.

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    Artsy German heiress Anna Delvey makes a splash in downtown New York's social scene, but she's really a Russian-born con artist who's trying to swindle $23 million from banks while dodging unpaid bills. A classic fake-it-till-you-make-it scheme.

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    • EPISODE 15

    All-Star Sports Scam

    Well-heeled financial advisor Peggy Ann Fulford builds a cache of all-star clients and a personal fortune by convincing A-list players like Dennis Rodman and Ricky Williams that she's in their corner, while draining their bank accounts in a game of winner-takes-all.

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    Well-heeled financial advisor Peggy Ann Fulford builds a cache of all-star clients and a personal fortune by convincing A-list players like Dennis Rodman and Ricky Williams that she's in their corner, while draining their bank accounts in a game of winner-takes-all.

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    • EPISODE 16

    Judgment of Terror

    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 card-skimming plots are exposed.

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    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 card-skimming plots are exposed.

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