Britney Spears spent is reported to have spent almost half a million dollars on security between February and December last year.

According to the TMZ website and E! Online, her legal team recently filed court papers listing the singer's spending habits in 2008.

Reports suggest that as well as spending more than $3 million on legal fees, the pop star paid out thousands more on personal and business expenses.

During the 11 month period, Spears allegedly paid her ex husband $625,000 as part of their divorce.

She also spent $105,000 on rent, $50,000 on home repairs and $285,594 on mortgage repayments.

The figures also suggest the star spent over a million dollars on so-called miscellaneous business expenses.

17/05/2009 09:25:19