Riches to Rags: 10 Celebrities Who Went Bankrupt

We’ve all heard about celebrities who came from nothing and became something. They’re usually inspiring stories of people beating the odds and ending up becoming rich and famous. However, what we don’t frequently hear are celebrities who started from the top and ended in rock bottom because of lavish expenses and owing the government some taxes. Here are ten people who had it all then lost it because of their lifestyles.

Courtney Love

Though she may be saying that she’s in a much better place right now, Courtney admits that she lost around $27 million of “Nirvana money” because of her lifestyle.