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Who the Hell is Hamish?
He was born Hamish Watson, a surfie dude from Sydney – but he could morph into whatever you needed him to be. Hamish is due to be sentenced to jail in early 2019 for swindling a handful of victims out of more than $7m. But these crimes are just the final pages in a resume too thick to staple; for decades he’s duped victims in the US, Canada, Britain, Hong Kong and Australia. How did he do it? How did he evade authorities around the world for so long and what’s he done with all those tens of millions of dollars he stole?
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Ratings & Reviews
4.6 stars from 6,314 ratings
I finished this off in about two days as it is highly addictive, beautifully crafted and full of the kind of stories that will make your stomach churn as this is the report of a truly evil man who over a period of decades did unspeakable things to honest people as a conman of almost mythic...Read full review »
Emma Mary Robertson via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 11/08/19
The creepy fraudster! A great story that reminds you to not to trust anyone, ever 🤣
BBnEV via Apple Podcasts · New Zealand · 11/07/19
For the most part, I was able to get past the host’s strained timbre and propensity for ending an interviewee’s sentences with sensational conclusions. Sure, these people invested to get rich quick, but they were also victims of fraud and deserved my sympathy. There was a distinct lack of...Read full review »
BensMichelle via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/30/19
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