Purchase Mistakes Made By Athletes

Have you ever experienced an impulse buy? It’s when you’re out shopping and you see something you really don’t need but you feel compelled to buy it, so you do. Well, these next few athletes definitely knows how it feels, except their impulse buys cost them a lot more.. and in some cases, everything they have..

It’s no wonder that 78% of NFL players and 60% of NBA players file for bankruptcy within the first five years of retirement.

These are the biggest purchase mistakes ever made by an athlete:

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  • MLB: 114-Game Plan No-Go, No Counter

    If you have ever seen an episode of Pawn Stars before, or if you have ever done any negotiations at all, you will know very well what the worst sign in discussions are. It’s when someone goes silent and offers no counter to what you made. In the case of Major League Baseball, this has...

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  • NHL Still Weeks Away From Finalizing Return Plans

    While the NHL is among the American sports leagues that appear to have their ducks in a row ahead of a potential return to action, it does not look like that is as close to happening as it might have appeared to be a week or two ago. According to the latest reports, the league...

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  • Frankfurt’s Second Half Push Takes Them Past Bremen

    The German Bundesliga began another match day on Thursday as Eintracht Frankfurt traveled to take on struggling Werder Bremen. When the dust had settled, despite a strong first-half showing from the hosts, it was the visitors that had plundered all three points via their 0-3 victory. Portuguese striker Adrien...

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  • NBA Closes In On Return Plans

    The NBA will be taking a major step to returning on Thursday, or at least we hope so, but ahead of that some news has leaked out that could indicate how things look once the ball does get tipped off again. For one, it appears that the league’s come up with a consensus that the...

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  • MLB: Regional Schedule Likely

    While much of the out there regarding Major League Baseball suggests that a return to play is far from happening due to the owners and players squabbling, there does appear to be something they can agree to. And that appears to be regional scheduling. This idea has been floated out there before, but it is...

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