Courtney Stodden has filed for divorce and according to Radar Online, she is broke. Radar Online was able to get the divorce papers filed in court, which is simply a Financial Affidavit that is required in a divorce case and where the parties must list all their assets and liabilities. In this case, Stodden even listed a debt of $5,000 that is with a collection agency.
When couples are separating, financial troubles usually ensue and the high costs of litigation does not help. As best as one can, couples should try to get their financial affairs in order before proceeding with a divorce, and that includes speaking with financial advisers, accountants, and even a bankruptcy attorney if need be.