VIDEO: Bodyguards Say Michael Jackson Was Broke

Mar. 10 2010, Updated 1:05 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Three of Michael Jackson's former bodyguards said on Good Morning America Wednesday that the late King of Pop was dealing with major money problems, and RadarOnline.com has the clip for you.

According to the guards, Bill Whitfield, Mike Garcia and Javon "BJ" Beard, Jackson owed and was paying out millions to law firms. Whitfield said Jackson spent marathon hours in his attorney's office some days, once getting so cranky after one of the visits, he threw a cell phone out the car window.

Article continues below advertisement

WORLD EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Shocking Violence Inside Jackson Home

The guards said Jackson often went months without paying them, at times.

"Ten million, $20 million -- I'm seeing all these zeroes, and I'm like, 'Where's my moolah?" Whitfield said.

EXCLUSIVE: Michael Jackson's Family Drops Extra Security At His Tomb

"It was going out faster than it was coming in," Garcia added.

Whitfield said he remembered at least four occasions on which Jackson's credit cards were declined.

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.