He was so up to his eyeballs in debt that he had to pawn various pieces of jewellery, flog some items on eBay and (unsuccessfully) attempt to con Ian Beale (Adam Woodyatt) out of £150,000.
Why on earth didn't he ask his brother?!
After all, Jack must have a fair few quid lying around if he was able to invest in Whitney's (Shona McGarty) T-shirt business.
I know Max and Jack are far from bosom buddies, but still...
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