Bernie Madoff Wife, Son Open Up About Notorious Ponzi Schemer on 60 Minutes

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In CBS' much-anticipated interview about the crimes of Bernard Madoff and the family members he left behind, the son and the wife of infamous Ponzi schemer spoke out.

Bernie scammed billions of dollars from countless investors and will be in jail until he breathes his last. But his wife and son are still carrying on, living with being Madoff.

Ruth Madoff and her son Andrew told Morley Safer how Madoff confessed his crimes to them, their reaction and the subsequent family strife of the past three years.

Follow the link for CBS' full interview with the Madoffs, in which they discuss what their lives have become, how Bernie Madoff attempted suicide and more.

Here's an excerpt from their sit-down:


Instruct children never to eat any treats until they return home and the treats have been examined under sufficient light by an adult. Check the wrappers of commercial candy for signs of tampering. Wash and cut fruit before eating. Throw away anything unwrapped. Notify the police if there are any suspicious treats.
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