He has no financial means, and resorts to swindling the other clients to meet his need for cash.
Many had been arrested for stealing food, some were charged with swindling money in a real estate scam.
Lying, cheating, swindling, bribery, etc. - nothing stands between a Ferengi and his greed.
This belief made them subject to swindling schemes perpetrated by certain bureau agents and others who promised to secure lands for them.
They are alleged to be involved in swindling tens of thousands of pounds out of the Department for Education and Skills (DfES).