Live Richer, Season 2, Episode 5: Scamdemic: How Not To Fall Victim to Money Scams With MTV’s “Catfish” Host Nev Schulman

This Episode

In this episode, Live Richer Podcast host Jaime Catmull speaks with the host of MTV’s “Catfish” Nev Schulman about identifying the red flags of money scams and how to avoid them.

Schulman first learned about financial scams when he was the subject of the 2010 documentary “Catfish.” Through his experience, he discovered that people can be vulnerable to scams through romance, utility companies, ads, and more.

In this episode, you will learn the following:

  1. How can you protect yourself from financial scams?
  2. What are the red flags to look out for when it comes to romance scams?

Where Else You Can Listen

If you’d prefer to listen to the Live Richer podcast on your favorite podcast app, click one of the links below to launch on your device.

Apple Podcasts



About the Show

The Live Richer podcast is a space created for people to challenge and manage their ideas of wealth, culture, and money across the world. By exploring money concepts from diverse voices, listeners will be inspired to build better personal money decisions. Bringing you the best personal finance advice to make more, save more, and Live Richer.

Make Your Money Work for You

Our Host

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is Follow-Jaime-Headshot.png

Jaime Catmull is here to help listeners like you cut through the clutter of personal finance advice that exists today to find the right information to improve your finances. Catmull is an advocate who empowers everyone to tackle the financial questions and obstacles they encounter throughout life. With eight years of experience working in the personal finance space at GOBankingRates, Catmull has amassed an extensive network of financial influencers and experts. Now, she’s tapping that network to get the real scoop on how you can live your best financial life and increase your wealth.

More From GOBankingRates

Make Your Money Work for You

About the Author

Amen joined the content team in January 2019 and brings a diverse background of digital, broadcast and print journalism to the team.She currently serves as the Executive Producer for our podcast Live Richer Podcast with Jaime Catmull. Before she joined the GBR family, Amen was a film writer at, where she explored the cinematic portrayals about people of color. She formerly was a host on Dr. J The Counselor Show on LA's 102.3 KJLH. She has also had her work featured on NPR's/KCRW, Fox Entertainment News, Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper, Blavity and PilatesStyle Magazine.
Learn More


See Today's Best
Banking Offers