The BEST Episodes of Dirty Money (2018)
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2021
From rigged cars to wildly inflated drug prices, this documentary series lifts the lid on shocking acts of corporate greed and corruption.
#1 - Drug Short
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Wall Street short-sellers expose a scam that regulators overlook: how Big Pharma gouges patients in need of life-saving drugs.
#2 - Cartel Bank
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
For decades, HSBC, one of the world’s largest banks, laundered hundreds of millions of dollars for Mexican drug cartels. Senator Elizabeth Warren, dogged journalists and prosecutors try to hold the bankers to account. But will they be judged “too big to jail?”
#3 - Hard NOx
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Gibney reveals shocking new details about VW’s corporate deceit, and exposes the unholy alliance between governments and automakers that allowed the automaker to put tens of thousands of lives at risk -- all for the sake of a $500 part.
#5 - The Confidence Man
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
A rollicking profile of the rise and reign of TRUMP Inc. Weaving together a tapestry of tales in real estate booms and busts, Stevens lays out how Donald Trump’s business career transformed from epic failures into a consummate branding machine that propelled him into office.
#6 - Payday
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
Targeting unsuspecting Americans, a group of payday lenders made millions off small loans with undisclosed charges, inflated interest rates and incomprehensible rules. But the way the laws are written, is that a crime or just business?
#7 - The Wagon Wheel
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 11, 2020
Wells Fargo was long seen as the "golden child" of banking. But former employees detail the ruthless and fraudulent practices that fueled its growth.
#8 - Guardians, Inc.
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 11, 2020
The rampant abuse of laws meant to protect the elderly has left many seniors penniless, powerless and isolated from their families.
#9 - Dirty Gold
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 11, 2020
Behind the huge quantities of gold flowing into the U.S. each year lies a tangled web of money laundering, illegal mining and environmental destruction.
#10 - Point Comfort
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 11, 2020
Residents of a small Texas town were eager to welcome a massive plastics plant — until toxic chemicals began to take a toll on their community.
#11 - The Man at the Top
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Mar 11, 2020
Lavish parties, luxury goods, dubious loans: Scandals surrounding Prime Minister Najib Razak rocked Malaysia — and left the nation drowning in debt.
#12 - The Maple Syrup Heist
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 26, 2018
In Canada, maple syrup is worth more than oil. When $20 million of syrup goes missing, the trail leads back to an epic battle between cartels and the little guy.