Living Beyond His Means

When Alex Diaz de la Portilla’s personal finances were examined by the court, they found that he regularly frequented casinos, had over $85,000 in credit card debt, and spent tens-of-thousands of dollars that year more than he earned.

“...a high roller who visited Biloxi and Las Vegas casinos frequently.”
Miami New Times, May 25, 2010
“...he has a $61,000 American Express bill and another credit card bill that totals $25,000...”
St. Pete Times, January 4, 2005
“Later, Lipman asked Diaz de la Portilla how he could make it on his $29,000 annual salary with $48,000 in living expenses accumulated since 1999.”
St. Pete Times, January 4, 2005