Mel B to pay ex $500,000 in divorce settlement. Yep that’s according to TMZ. I’m sure she just wants to get the whole thing over with. There was so much drama with this break up that Mel is probably paying him to just go away. She also has to pay another $200,000 in attorney fees. The settlement will stretch out for 3 years paying her ex Stephen Belafonte $15,000 per month.