Dean McDermott: Of Course Tori and I Could Afford a Vasectomy!

by | October 25, 2013 at 7:07 PM | Celebrities

Dean McDermott and Tori Spelling (Getty Images Entertainment)


BY STEPHANIE WEBBER AND INGRID MEILAN

What money trouble? Dean McDermott is fighting back, exclusively telling Us Weekly that despite a buzzed-about recent interview, he and wife Tori Spelling are doing just fine financially. Earlier this week, the mother of four was quoted saying that the couple couldn’t afford a vasectomy, leading many to presume the parents of four were flat-out broke.

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“Right now things are going well,” McDermott, 46, tells Us. “I have several exciting projects in the works. Our show Dean and Tori’s Backyard Bash just re-aired to great ratings, I’ll be the new host of Chopped Canada and I have my first cookbook coming out — The Gourmet Dad, in the spring,” he points out. “Tori’s book (Spelling It Like It Is) just launched this week and things are good.”

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And, about that vasectomy thing? “Could we afford a vasectomy? Probably,” he says now. “Was it a tougher time for us financially? Yea. For sure. That’s just the truth of it — it’s the nature of this business,” he explains of their woes in recent months.

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He adds: “Sometimes things are awesome, sometimes they’re just not. But it’s about how we tackle things as a couple, as a family. And we do a pretty good job of that. Right now we have so many cool things going on — we’re in an uptick.”

McDermott and the former Beverly Hills: 90210 star eloped to Fiji in 2006 and have four children together — Liam, 6, Stella, 5, Hattie, 2, and Finn, 13 months. Spelling was born into wealth as the daughter of legendary Hollywood producer Aaron Spelling.

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