“I was homeless. You heard me right – yes, homeless. Everything fell down for me,” he confessed to the Daily Star, telling of how he’d driven away and left his wife the family house.
After his business and marriage failed, the tough times even led Jay to contemplate suicide.
“The state that I was in, I would have taken my own life, and I came close,” he revealed.
Yet now Jay, who has also been learning to read following a TV show where he told of his illiteracy, has found great happiness with fiancee Lisa.