Terrible financial advice to avoid at all costs

Here’s some examples of money tips you should take with a grain of salt at and quite possibly avoid at all costs.

Although it sounds nice, following your passions professionally rarely pays the bills.

Follow your passions

Having positive credit helps lenders to recognize your creditworthiness and overall trustworthiness.

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Your credit score does not matter

People can certainly achieve financial success without a 9-to-5, but the  majority of individuals need a steady paycheck.

You cannot be financially successful with a 9-5 Job

Be wary of someone who tells you to avoid getting or using a credit  card. Their bad advice may stem from their own experience as an  irresponsible card holder.

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Never use a credit card


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