As Tessa Marchetti's arrest pushes Patty into making a deal with the D.A., and Ellen uncovers the truth about her parents, worries about having his family hidden assets exposed lead Joe Tobin to take drastic action.
As Patty pressures him to reveal the location of the money he stashed following his multibillion-dollar fraud, Louis Tobin looks to keep his son Joe's drinking from jeopardizing the family once he has been sent to prison.
As Joe Tobin and his lawyer try to hide an incriminating witness, Patty seeks leverage with the D.A.'s investigation as Tom tells his in-laws that their investments in the Tobin Ponzi scheme have bankrupted them.
As Joe Tobin learns of a fortune stashed away as a result of his father's Ponzi scheme, Patty and Tom pursue justice on behalf of the fraud's angry investors, while Ellen is drawn into the D.A.'s criminal investigation.