134 episodes

Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.

Swindled Swindled

    • True Crime
    • 4.8 • 801 Ratings

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Utilizes narrative storytelling, archival audio, and immersive soundscapes to explore true stories of white-collar criminals, con artists, and corporate evil. From corruption and fraud to Ponzi schemes and environmental disasters, these financially motivated crimes have shaped our world in unimaginable ways. All in the name of greed.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    The Wagon (Richard Scrushy)

    The Wagon (Richard Scrushy)

    The charismatic CEO of HealthSouth stands trial for a $2.8 billion accounting fraud. Prelude: Don Siegelman, the former governor of Alabama, becomes a political target.
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    VN4VL: Game is Afoot

    VN4VL: Game is Afoot

    In this episode of Swindled's Valuable News for ValuedListeners™, Nicholas Alahverdian racks up new charges while trying to delay his extradition, Martin Shkreli is looking for love, Kwame crowdfunds a house, Samantha Azzopardi continues to be Samantha Azzopardi, and more. Plus, A Concerned Citizen reads listener mail! Fun!

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    The Creamery (Blue Bell)

    The Creamery (Blue Bell)

    A beloved ice cream brand issues a recall when its products are linked to a listeria outbreak. Prelude: Big Olaf Creamery in Sarasota, Florida, continues to sell tainted ice cream while under investigation.
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    • 52 min
    Bonus: The Coroner (Shannon Kent)

    Bonus: The Coroner (Shannon Kent)

    A county coroner in Colorado and his wife are arrested after their funeral homes are searched.

    The Body Broker (Megan Hess)

    The Body Broker (Megan Hess)

    A funeral director in a small town in Colorado is accused of selling human body parts. Prelude: A raid on Arthur Rathburn's body brokering business in Detroit leads to arrests in Phoenix and Chicago.
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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Replay: The Revenger (Hunter Moore)

    Replay: The Revenger (Hunter Moore)

    Swindled returns on August 7th! Until then, let's revisit a classic: A middle school dropout embraces his role as "the most hated man on the Internet" after creating a notorious "revenge porn" website called Is Anyone Up. Prelude: Kevin Bollaert becomes the first person convicted under California's revenge porn law.
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    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
801 Ratings

801 Ratings

Jacko1512 ,

Excellent delivery of the story

All interesting stories, told in-depth.
The delivery is very under rated with subtle humour, the host does it very well.

lovelyoysters ,

Favorite Pody

Every episode is so interesting
Love the story tellers voice

george_768 ,

Love your voice!

Please, please don’t change your voice for 2 or 3 listeners who don’t like it. Think about the 99% who love it.

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