Don't Do as They Do: The Worst Onscreen Financial Role Models

From Real Housewives star Teresa Giudice to Carrie Bradshaw, these spendthrifts need a serious money-management course (15 Photos)

Kim Potts on Aug 30, 2010 at 4:11PM

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Don't Do as They Do: The Worst Onscreen Financial Role Models

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Dylan McKay (Luke Perry)
'Beverly Hills 90210'

Rich kid Dylan never really appreciated all the things his money bought him ... until he lost it all. Dylan drove a Porsche, lived on his own at a fancy hotel and eventually bought his own house. But when Jim Walsh, the practical-minded financial advisor of Dylan's trust fund (and father of Dylan's ex, Brenda), tried to steer him towards money decisions that would ensure his financial future, Dylan balked, and eventually took over control of the cash himself. Unfortunately, he also fell prey to scammers who made off with his entire fortune, and sent him on an angry chase to track them down and retrieve his funds.

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