Monday May 18, 2020

A “Dr. Phil” Catfish Investigation: “My Mom is Being Scammed”

Dr. Phil meets Candice, who says she is 100% convinced her mom, Lois, is being scammed by men online and has tried everything to intervene. Dr. Phil also meets Lois’ younger sister, LouAnn, who says Lois sacrificed her 37-year marriage and retirement savings for fictional online love. Lois admits she has been scammed in the past, but says she is happily engaged to a man she met online. Despite her family’s concerns, Lois says she wants her daughter and sister to accept her fiancé – the only hiccup is that he is stuck in Africa.

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Tuesday May 19, 2020

A “Dr. Phil” Catfish Investigation: What’s Really Inside Lois’ Safe?

Dr. Phil continues to uncover the truth behind Lois’ online relationships. Last year, Lois says she met with an "associate" of one of her former fiancés, "The General," and received something extremely valuable and keeps it in her home safe under lock and key. Today, Dr. Phil opens Lois’ safe. What is inside? Dr. Phil enlists the help of retired U.S. Secret Service Agent Ron Williams to analyze its contents. Dr. Phil also locates another one of Lois’ alleged former fiancés, “Fred Adler,” who Lois claims is working in Africa. Lois says “Fred” is a "good and honest man." Today, find out if “Fred” is telling Lois the truth.

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Wednesday May 20, 2020


A “Dr. Phil” Catfish Investigation: Where is “Paul Shaw”?

For the past two days, Dr. Phil has been investigating Lois' online relationships. Yesterday, Dr. Phil opened Lois’ home safe, analyzed her “white money,” and with the help of retired U.S. Secret Service Agent Ron Williams, established the money was fake. Dr. Phil also found the real man in the photos of Lois’ alleged former fiancé, “Fred Adler,” who confirmed he was a victim of having his identity stolen. Today, Dr. Phil takes the search across the world to Nigeria to locate Lois’ current fiancé, “Paul Shaw.” Lois says “Paul” is stuck in Africa and asks Dr. Phil to fly him to the U.S. so they can start their future together. What do Dr. Phil's investigators find when they launch their global investigation? Find out on today’s part 3 conclusion.

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Thursday May 21, 2020


Debt Collectors at the Door; Can These Fighting Spouses Save Their Home?

Christy claims that she found out her house was almost in foreclosure because her husband, Earnest, had stopped paying the mortgage. Christy says that was the final straw and claims Earnest did this on purpose to torture her because he knows how much she loves this home. But Earnest says the problem is his wife and claims that she is a hoarder who doesn’t cook, clean, or even parent their daughters -- and the only reason they are losing their home is because she refuses to help out with the home expenses. Can Dr. Phil save this marriage in time for them to save their home?

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Friday May 22, 2020

25 Dating Apps and Desperate for Love: “Our Teen’s Out of Control!”

Evan was adopted at age 8, along with his sister Lexi, who was 10. Evan’s mom, Tina, says Lexi was an ideal child, but claims the now 18-year-old Evan steals, lies and has engaged in questionable and dangerous relationships. She says she and her husband, Tim, have given him everything but he’s so desperate for love, he has downloaded as many as 25 dating apps.

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