Why RHOBH’s Erika Jayne Might Need to File for Bankruptcy
Viewers of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills are wondering if Erika Jayne is in financial trouble and will she have to file for bankruptcy.
Erika Jayne The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills is raising eyebrows with her financial troubles, leading fans to wonder if she will have to file for bankruptcy. The “Pretty Mess” singer has been living a low-budget life since ex-husband Tom Girardi’s legal troubles began to shine in the public eye. Although Erika hasn’t given up on her glam team just yet, she’s making some changes when it comes to spending.
For two seasons, all eyes have been on Erika’s story on RHOBH, which consisted of a $25 million lawsuit. Viewers learned that Tom’s law firm was accused of funneling money to his LLC. The disgraced lawyer has also been accused of embezzling money from the families of the victims of Lion Air Flight 610 to fund his and Erika’s lavish lifestyle. For the past few months, Tom has spoken out from inside his memory care home, saying he finds it hard to believe Erika knew nothing about his business activities. Erika remained silent but started to open up a bit more to RHOBH cameras.
Tom’s law firm Girardi & Keese has already filed for bankruptcy, so RHOBH viewers wonder if Erika will have to do the same. Way of life Going through press reader recently shared an article questioning Erika’s finances. Erika’s financial struggles have long been a puzzle for viewers, and she recently claimed she can’t pay the $2.2 million tax debt she owes the state of California. Even though fans have seen her tone get worked up by reusing an outfit more than once, it’s evident that Erika is struggling to maintain her once ostentatious lifestyle. A source told the outlet that Erika hoped her Bravo salary would cover her costs, but “they don’t, and she’s too proud to ask the other housewives for a loan.”
The insider shared that Erika is doing her best to get back to the life she knew, but her bills keep piling up. According to the source, the debt has become so heavy that it is “talk about filing for bankruptcy.” Therefore, it does not appear that the RHOBH the stars’ money problems improve. A judge recently allowed a former client of Tom’s to sue Erika for $11 million. The singer has since had to make some lifestyle changes to stay afloat. As fans know, Erika has already moved out of her Pasadena mansion for a $9,500 rental, which is a significant downgrade to her home with Tom.
With all her legal and financial troubles, Erika started drinking more and making a fool of herself. She even questioned Crystal Kung Minkoff’s eating disorder at Diana Jenkin’s Christmas party. While Erika may have had the best intentions, fans were shocked at how she entertained such a touchy subject. Erika has had a great time this season, but some of the co-stars think she has an unhealthy relationship with alcohol, but at this point, Erika is just trying to stay above water.
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The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. EST on Bravo.
Source: press reader
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