It's easy to find frugal advice on how to make and save money, but you rarely hear about the things you do to harm to your financial future. Sometimes we spend so much time scheming and planning for wealth, we forget to hang onto what we've already got. Before you break out the credit card or plan that expensive trip, check out these 10 ways you can easily -- and quickly -- go broke.
Jon Gosselin has to be his own worst enemy. Just when you think he's crawled into a hole and died, he once again rears his ugly head. This time, it's apparent the out-of-work, homeless hothead is out for blood. With no financial means in sight, he's gunning for a payout from ex-wife Kate Gosselin. Since hitting the unemployment line would be far too difficult, the octodad is resorting to the next best thing -- he's taking Kate back... Read More
Despite his million-dollar money woes, National Treasure actor Nicolas Cage managed to come up with enough cash to purchase his final resting place, a 9-foot-pyramid in New Orleans. It's no joke, not even a broke one. Cage, who just got slapped with a $14 million tax bill from Uncle Sam, actually paid to have the mausoleum erected in the famed St. Louis Cemetery No.1, obviously paying no mind to his current financial climate. The pyramid... Read More
Dustin Diamond must really be screeching. The former Saved by the Bell star is in danger of losing his Ozaukee County, Wis., home - again. Four years ago, the Bayside High alumnus threw himself at the mercy of Howard Stern show listeners, saying he was broke and owed $250,000 on his land lease. He raised funds by selling t-shirts that read "I paid 15 dollars to help Screeech [sic] save his house." His girlfriend at the time... Read More
It looks like Lindsay Lohan's days of living the high life are numbered, at least financially speaking. The out-of-work actress whose last flick went straight to DVD isn't just living on borrowed time, she's living on a borrowed dime. According to Radaronline.com, Hollywood's most infamous party girl is into the credit card companies for some serious cash. A source tells the gossip Web site that the well has run dry for the Freaky... Read More