S1 episode 1 Aired on July 6, 2007

Michael discovers that his mother's house has been bugged, but by the time he finds a nearby listening post, the surveillance team has disappeared and destroyed their equipment. Madeline agrees to tell him crucial information if he helps Laura, a neighbor of hers who has been scammed out of all her finances.

With the aid of Fiona and Sam, Michael outwits Quentin, the con artist who victimized Laura, and returns the money. Madeline rewards him with important information that gets him one step closer to the origin of his burn notice...