Rihanna should have mountains of money, right? Well, for a while there in 2009 RiRi was on struggle street. In fact, she nearly went bankrupt due to “gross mismanagement” by her accountant.
The singer claims in new legal docs she had $11 MILLION in cash at the beginning of 2009. Rihanna says the accountant was not on the ball and she was horrified to learn at the end of the year she had $2 million left. To make matters worse, her expenses doubled, which left her on a financial cliff.
As for how Rihanna blew through $9 million in one year … she says her accountant gave her the green light to buy a house priced between $7 and 7 1/2 million. So she took his advice. She ultimately sold the house for a $2 million LOSS. Oh, but wait; there’s more from TMZ here>>