Con man who inspired the movie ‘Catch Me If You Can’ says crime today is 4,000 times easier because of technology

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And it’s 4000x easier to get caught because of technology, so it all evens out.


4000 seems like an arbitrary value but I see what he means. Digitally there are lots of opportunities for crime.


Con man who sells fear about confidence crimes to the FBI says we should be more fearful of confidence crimes.


Con man uses a randomly big number to state his point without any statistical backup


This guy passed bad checks when there was no verification, so I will remain skeptical.