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The 50 weirdest ways people have gone broke

GOBankingRates Logo By Michelle Smith of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 51: Have you ever looked at someone rich and felt a tinge of envy, believing you'd be set for life if you had all that money? Well, maybe you would — or maybe you wouldn't. As many former millionaires have painfully discovered, there's no such thing as having too much money to ever go broke.Financial security is determined by financial decisions, meaning everyone is susceptible to financial disaster. That's why GOBankingRates looked for the many strange ways to go broke.Click through to learn valuable lessons and save yourself from financial ruin.

Learn from these financial mistakes so you don't go broke

Have you ever looked at someone rich and felt a tinge of envy, believing you'd be set for life if you had all that money? Well, maybe you would — or maybe you wouldn't. As many former millionaires have painfully discovered, there's no such thing as having too much money to ever go broke.

Financial security is determined by financial decisions, meaning everyone is susceptible to financial disaster. That's why GOBankingRates looked for the many strange ways to go broke.

Click through to learn valuable lessons and save yourself from financial ruin.

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