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Johnny Depp’s financial woes are part of a much larger national problem

If Johnny Depp’s lavish lifestyle contributed to his financial woes, he’s not alone.

The “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “Alice in Wonderland” star is in a legal dispute with his former financial managers. Earlier this month, Depp sued The Management Firm, run by brothers Joel and Rob Mandel, alleging that they cost him $40 million and caused his Los Angeles residence to go into foreclosure; he also alleged they were to blame for a nearly $6 million tax bill. In turn, the brothers alleged breach of contract and fraud in a countersuit filed this week in Los Angeles Superior Court, alleging a “selfish, reckless and irresponsible lifestyle” that cost Depp $2 million per month.

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