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[04/07/10 - 12:08 PM]
In a Tax Day Special, Investigation Discovery Celebrates Million Dollar Greed with Rip-Off
The one-hour special, due April 15, will follow an encore of ID INVESTIGATES: MADOFF MYSTERY.

[via press release from Investigation Discovery]

IN A TAX DAY SPECIAL, INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY CELEBRATES MILLION DOLLAR GREED WITH RIP-OFF

This April 15, close down your TurboTax and celebrate the end of tax season by exploring the corrupt financial worlds of two white-collar criminals: TYCO CEO Dennis Kozlowski and owner and operator of Heritage Wealth Management, Marcus Schrenker. As two of the most notorious corporate cons, RIP-OFF documents how each of these two men managed to steal millions of dollars from investors and average Americans alike. See what drove these men so far into corporate greed with the one-hour special RIP-OFF, premiering Thursday, April 15 at 9 PM, following an encore presentation of Investigation Discovery's documentary strand, ID INVESTIGATES: MADOFF MYSTERY at 8 PM (ET).

This fast-paced, one hour documentary exposes how easy it was for Kozlowski and Schrenker to lull intelligent Americans and financially savvy investors into their scams. RIP-OFF combines a wealth of news archives, interviews and experts on white-collar crime, as well as speaks to investors directly affected by these scions of corruption. From private planes, vacation homes across the world and even $6,000 shower curtains, RIP-OFF unmasks the greed that these million dollar con men had by making the companies they ran their own personal ATM's, up until the day that their luxury lifestyles came crashing down on them.





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