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Tyrese sued by American Express for $61,000

Tyrese Gibson may be in some legal trouble, because he’s reportedly being sued by a credit card company. 

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American Express is suing the singer for an unpaid balance of $61,071, according to TMZ

Last year, the 39-year-old said he had recently encountered money issues due to a custody battle with his ex-wife over their 10-year-old daughter. 

Gibson posted a tearful video on Facebook in November revealing that his legal fees totaled nearly $13,000

According to court documents, he had $884,658 in cash and savings. The report also showed that he spends $7,500 on child support, $14,869 on his mortgage and another nearly $10,000 on groceries. 

Furthermore, it disclosed that his monthly expenses tally $107,576 but his monthly take-home pay is only $105,686.

Gibson currently lives in Atlanta and has asked for full custody of his daughter though he was recently granted 50/50 custody. Gibson and his current wife are also expecting their first child together. 

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