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Bernard Cornfeld

Bernard Cornfeld

Bernard "Bernie" Cornfeld was a prominent businessman and international financier who sold... more »

Bernard Madoff

Bernard Madoff

Bernard Lawrence "Bernie" Madoff is an American convicted of fraud and a former stockbroker,... more »

Bon Levi

Bon Levi

Bon Levi is an Australian confidence trickster. Before he changed his name, he was Ronald... more »

Casey Serin

Casey Serin

Casey Konstantin Serin is an Uzbek-born American blogger and a former real estate investor. In a... more »

Charles Miller

Charles Miller

Charles P. Miller was an American gambler, confidence man and swindler. He was popularly known... more »

Charles Ponzi

Charles Ponzi

Carlo Pietro Giovanni Guglielmo Tebaldo Ponzi, commonly known as Charles Ponzi, was an Italian... more »

Christophe Rocancourt

Christophe Rocancourt

Christophe Thierry Rocancourt, sometimes also called Christopher Rocancourt, is an impostor,... more »

Clifford Irving

Clifford Irving

Clifford Michael Irving is an American investigative reporter and novelist who has written and... more »

David Hampton

David Hampton

David Hampton was an American con artist who gained infamy in the 1980s after milking a group of... more »

Eduardo de Valfierno

Eduardo de Valfierno

Eduardo de Valfierno, who posed as a Marqués, was an Argentine con man who allegedly... more »

Frank Abagnale

Frank Abagnale

Frank William Abagnale, Jr. is an American security consultant known for his history as a former... more »

George C. Parker

George C. Parker

George Parker was one of the most audacious con men in American history. He made his living... more »

Gregor MacGregor

Gregor MacGregor

Gregor MacGregor was a Scottish soldier, adventurer, land speculator, and colonizer who fought... more »

Herbert Allen Farmer

Herbert Allen Farmer

Herbert Allen "Deafy" Farmer was an American criminal who, with his wife Esther, operated a safe... more »

Hungry Joe

Hungry Joe

Joseph "Hungry Joe" Lewis was an American criminal and swindler. He was regarded as one of the... more »

James Hogue

James Hogue

James Arthur Hogue is a US impostor who most famously entered Princeton University by posing as... more »

Jay Purvis

Jay Purvis

Jay Purvis is a former model and television host. Purvis was a co-host of Kitchen Equipped,... more »

Jonathan Idema

Jonathan Idema

Jonathan Keith "Jack" Idema was a former army reserve special operations non-commissioned... more »

Joseph A. Cafasso

Joseph A. Cafasso

Joseph Anthony Cafasso, Jr. is a former Fox News consultant on military and counterterrorism... more »

Joseph Weil

Joseph Weil

Joseph "Yellow Kid" Weil was one of the best known American con men of his era. Weil's... more »

Kevin Trudeau

Kevin Trudeau

Kevin Mark Trudeau is an American author, radio personality, infomercial host, salesman and... more »

Lou Pearlman

Lou Pearlman

Louis Jay "Lou" Pearlman is an American impresario of successful 1990s boy bands such as the... more »

Matt the Knife

Matt the Knife

"Matt the Knife" was born in Massachusetts and grew up in Boston, but now resides in Rhode... more »

Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck

Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck

Raymond Martinez Fernandez and Martha Jule Beck were an American serial killer couple. They are... more »

Reed Slatkin

Reed Slatkin

Reed Eliot Slatkin was an initial investor and co-founder of EarthLink and the perpetrator of... more »

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