There are many celebrities that filed and declared bankruptcy. Bankruptcy affects many in all walks of life. Even Abraham Lincoln had financial hardships and declared bankruptcy. I can help you with your finances. I offer a free bankruptcy consultation. Contact Me Today. Ralph A. Ferro, Jr, Esq.
Myths About Filing Bankruptcy:
In my experience, any people express shame and disgust when they contact me about filing for bankruptcy. They tell me that they feel like a loser. They feel beaten down and their lives are over. Nothing can be further from the truth.
There is no shame in filing bankruptcy. A Bankruptcy can be a way for you to get a fresh start and wipe your slate clean and become debt free.
In fact, there are many famous people who have filed bankruptcy and later rebounded bigger and better than ever. This has been true also from my experience with my clients. Many of my clients within a few short years after their bankruptcy were able to obtain credit cards, get car loans and qualify for mortgages.
If my clients and these celebrities did not declare bankruptcy, they would never have been able to move forward.
Here is a list of some very famous people that either filed bankruptcy or had financial problems.
I would hardly call any of these celebrities who filed bankruptcy losers. So the next time you are being too hard on yourself due to your financial situation, look over this list of famous people/celebrities that had financial difficulties.
BANKRUPTCY – Famous People Who Lost It All:
Benedict Arnold P.T. Barnum Kim Basinger George Best John Wayne Bobbitt Lorraine Bracco
Buffalo Bill Tia Carrere George Clinton Gary Coleman Francis Ford Coppola David Crosby
Walt Disney Jim Dooley William C. Durant Mick Fleetwood Heidi Fleiss Zsa Zsa Gabor
Leif Garrett Marvin Gaye Ulysses S. Grant Archie Griffin Corey Haim Dorothy Hamill
MC Hammer Isaac Hayes Milton S. Hershey Perez Hilton Ronald Isley LoToya Jackson
Don Johnson Margot Kidder Larry King Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes William McKinley Willie Nelson
Wayne Newton Ted Nugent Suge Knight Cyndi Lauper Jerry Lee Lewis Meat Loaf
Abraham Lincoln Thomas Paine Tom Petty Bud Post Susan Powter Robert Price
Randy Quaid Rembrandt Tommy Rettig Burt Reynolds Mickey Rooney Anna Nicole Smith
Dee Snider Lynn Spears Sheryl Swoopes Lawrence Taylor Donald Trump Mark Twain
Mike Tyson Johnny Unitas Gloria Vanderbilt Oscar Wilde Ray Winstone Francis Lloyd Wright