Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily

SUBMIT

NeNe Leakes’ Secret Bankruptcy Filing Revealed — Read The Documents

NeNe Leakes Secret Bankruptcy Filing
Source: Getty Images

Nov. 8 2016, Published 10:03 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Very rich?

Famously boastful Nene Leakes not only owes more than $1 million in taxes, she also once filed for bankruptcy, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal.

According to U.S. Bankruptcy Court documents exclusively obtained by Radar, the stripper turned reality star and entrepreneur filed for chapter 13 bankruptcy back in March 1996.

PROOF! READ THE COURT DOCUMENTS

The struggling single mom, who then went by Linnethia Johnson, owed nearly $30,000 to various creditors, including $27,000 on a car loan and $2,000 on student debt.

Article continues below advertisement

Though she now owns a $2 million mansion in Atlanta, Leakes, 49, listed her value in real property as $0 in the filing.

The case was dismissed on April 4, 1996.

Just one year later, Cinderella was rescued by her Prince Charming. The star married real estate investor Gregg Leakes in 1997. (The couple split in 2010, only to remarry two years later.)

We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for RadarOnline.com? Email us at tips@radaronline.com, or call us at (866) ON-RADAR (667-2327) any time, day or night.

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.