- Shekinah Garner, star of 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way, filed for bankruptcy in 2007, revealing her past financial troubles.
- Shekinah works as an aesthetician and co-hosts events in Los Angeles, portraying a glamorous lifestyle on the show.
- Shekinah is willing to leave her life in Los Angeles to marry Sarper in Turkey, showing the strength of their connection.
Shekinah Garner Filed For Bankruptcy In 2007
According to In Touch, Shekinah filed for bankruptcy in July 2007, roughly 16 years before her 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way season 5 debut. The publication obtained a bankruptcy filing, and the documents reveal that Shekinah voluntarily filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. She filed as a single debtor. Shekinah submitted the official paperwork on July 20, 2007, in Santa Barbara, California. In the paperwork, Shekinah mentioned she was filing for bankruptcy as an individual. She listed David Farmer as her trustee. Shekinah’s case was discharged and settled on October 29, 2023.
Shekinah never made it look like she was facing any financial difficulties during her introduction on the reality TV show. Everything about her lifestyle was glamorous. She revealed how she co-hosted events in Los Angeles. Her job is to bring attractive people to events so the “vibe just feels right.” However, Shekinah said it wasn’t her only job. Apart from her side hustle, Shekinah is also an aesthetician. She has her own business and has been licensed for over 20 years. Shekinah came to Los Angeles 13 years ago. She admitted that the longer she’s lived in LA, the “more LA” she becomes.