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28 dumb ways you could lose it all by trying to get rich

GOBankingRates Logo By Barb Nefer of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 29: Everyone wants to get rich quick, but no one likes the risks involved in chasing that elusive fortune. If you want to learn how to get rich, you’ll receive conflicting advice and run into a dizzying array of investment opportunities. And low returns aren’t the only danger. If you choose a bad method for making money, you could end up losing a big chunk instead of gaining one. Last updated: Feb. 25, 2020

Don't gamble your money away in foolish ways.

Everyone wants to get rich quick, but no one likes the risks involved in chasing that elusive fortune. If you want to learn how to get rich, you’ll receive conflicting advice and run into a dizzying array of investment opportunities. And low returns aren’t the only danger. If you choose a bad method for making money, you could end up losing a big chunk instead of gaining one.

Click through the gallery above to see 28 dumb ways you could lose it all by trying to get rich.

Last updated: Feb. 25, 2020
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