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The victory of a pro-bailout party in Greece means that the country will continue with the second bailout, but as things look, it might need a third bailout if it is to stay in the euro-zone. However, Greece is not alone in 21st century bailouts.

This nice infographic covers the most expensive and memorable bailouts of the 21st century due to the recession. Some of the largest bailouts are from European countries–insinuating the state of the European economy. The Greece and AIG bailouts top the charts with Greece at $170+ billion and AIG at $182 billion.

Infographic by Plain Green Loans