Tyler Cameron Recalls Dating Gigi Hadid With Only $200

Dwelling his finest life — however at what value? Tyler Cameron was thriving after showing on The Bachelorette, however he didn’t have a lot cash to his title.

The Florida native, 30, opened up about his funds in the course of the Monday, March 13, episode of “Buying and selling Secrets and techniques” with fellow Bachelor Nation alum Jason Tartick. The banker, 34, kicked off the podcast together with his “favourite” story about Cameron from 2019, when he started courting supermodel Gigi Hadid.

“You and I are sitting at a sushi joint. Matt James got here in. … And I used to be like, ‘Dude, so what are you gonna do?’ And we begin speaking about, like, what you’re pondering. And also you have been beginning to date Gigi Hadid,” Tartick mentioned of Cameron, whom he known as a “one present surprise” for the way in which his fame skyrocketed after vying for Hannah Brown‘s coronary heart on the ABC actuality sequence.

Tyler Cameron and Gigi Hadid
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The You Deserve Higher creator chuckled as Tartick added, “[Tyler] goes to me, ‘Dude, I don’t know what the f–ok I’m gonna do. I received $5,000 in my checking account, I don’t know what my subsequent job is and I’m courting Gigi Hadid.’”

Cameron clarified that Tartick overestimated. “Not even $5,000. I had, like, $200, what I imply?” he quipped. “I’d be happening dates — that is in my early days of residing in New York Metropolis. I’m residing on Matt’s beanbag, haven’t any cash. However I’m, like, the happiest I’ve ever been as a result of the world is huge open to me in New York Metropolis. I can do no matter I would like.”

The Actual Soiled Dancing alum recalled reaching out to his dad for assist overlaying the invoice on dates. “I’m calling [my] pops up within the rest room. I’m like, ‘Pops, I don’t assume my bank card’s gonna undergo. I would like you to ship me some cash proper now,’” he mentioned. “And he’s like, ‘You bought it, son, go get it.’”

Cameron completed because the runner-up on season 15 of The Bachelorette. After briefly reconnecting with Brown, 28, following the tip of her engagement to winner Jed Wyatt, the final contractor was noticed on a number of dates with Hadid, 27, in New York Metropolis in August 2019. On the time, a supply completely advised Us Weekly that the Subsequent in Trend cohost was “actually into” Cameron.

The pair have been caught packing on the PDA at an afterparty following the MTV Video Music Awards later that month. In September 2019, Cameron joined Hadid within the Netherlands to attend her late grandmother’s funeral.

All through their whirlwind romance, the twosome saved coy about their standing, with Cameron claiming to Leisure Tonight in September 2019 that he and Hadid have been “simply associates.” Us confirmed one month later that the duo known as it quits.

Whereas reflecting on his A-list relationship, Cameron advised Tartick how he managed to deal with Hadid to large nights out with little in his pockets. “You’re simply crossing your fingers at this level,” the mannequin teased. “At this level, I don’t even know what a bank card is. I received a straight debit card so whenever you hit zero, you hit zero, , so I’m simply crossing my fingers, hoping it swipes. And it simply saved swiping.”

Cameron detailed his post-show love life in his 2021 memoir, confessing to readers that he made “a serious mistake” by pursuing Hadid so quickly after reconnecting with Brown. “Not as a result of I shouldn’t have been courting, as a result of I used to be very clear with Hannah all alongside that after the way in which the present ended, I wanted a while and house to determine issues out,” he wrote in You Deserve Higher. “I even known as Hannah within the afternoon the identical day I arrived in New York and advised her once more that I believed we each deserved so far different individuals. However I nonetheless put Hannah in a tricky, robust place.”

He counseled the Dancing With the Stars alum for her “class” amid the drama, including, “If I may return and do all of it once more, I’d deal with it in a different way. My communication ought to have been higher.”