Born Michael Todd Chrisley, he’s the son of Gene Raymond Chrisley and Faye Chrisley, as well as the brother of Randy and Derrick.
There’s little that’s known about his early life, save that he was born in Georgia on April 6, 1969 (age 51, Zodiac sign Aries) and that he inspired himself in both his parents to achieve success. According to Todd, he had a rough time growing up and building that success from scratch.
Todd invested in real estates and gained a vast fortune thanks to thriving investments. He also had his own business named Chrisley and Company. Said business counted with a lot of earnings ever since its starting days as it was invested in assets management, media, and entertainment and more. Sadly, in 2008, the company went down and has remained closed ever since.
Todd Chrisley Career Details
Todd Chrisley is an entrepreneur, real estate agent, and reality star who has appeared in shows like According to Chrisley and Chrisley Knows Best, the latter based of on his and his family’s life in Georgia and their luxurious lifestyle.
Todd has fallen into bankruptcy twice, from 2012 to 2013 his debt was total of $45 million dollars. He never showed himself affected by the issue and continued to spent money quite recklessly in fancy cars and designers clothes for both for him and his wife, Julie Chrisley. Nevertheless, it was on July 11 of 2012 that the Chrisley family lost Todd’s father, Gene, so Todd went through a hard time in the financial and personal aspect.
The case of bankruptcy solved in 2015, however, it is said that the entire debt has not been settled down and he still has to pay back around $5 million.
There has been several rumors regarding Todd’s earnings and source of income, which have even been encouraged by Todd’s eldest son from a previous marriage and with whom he has a stranded relationship, Kyle. The latter called his father “a fraud” and “a snake” during an interview with Daily Mail.
As far as the public knows, Todd owns the 95% of his fortune to his real estate career and the rest to his investments and his TV role.
Adding to the financial troubles he and his family have faced in the past, Todd and Julie were accused by a federal grand jury in Atlanta on charges of conspiracy, bank fraud, wire fraud and tax evasion in 2019. They pleaded themselves not guilty to all the charges.
Todd Chrisley Personal Life And Marriage
His marriage with Julie is his second marriage, he was previously married to his high school girlfriend Teresa Terry when she became pregnant at age 19. Todd was 21 at the time.
Their marriage didn’t last and they divorced in 1996, despite it all, they share two children. A boy and a girl, Kyle and Lindsie Chrisley.
Teresa has repeatedly accused Todd of domestic violence that led to their marriage falling apart, but Todd has vehemently denied such accusations.
He married Julie the same year he divorced Teresa, and together they have another three children: Savannah, Chase, and Grayson. Todd and Julie also have custody over Kyle’s daughter, Chloe Chrisley, after Kyle fell into drug addiction.
Todd Chrisley Net Worth
Like it was mentioned above, Todd’s fortune is mostly earned by his real estate career, yet his role on his family’s reality show gives him a pretty significant amount of money. Nevertheless, due to his case of bankruptcy, it’s hard to determine his exact salary or net worth. Allegedly though, he earns a $5 million net worth only through his television program.