By Marcie Geffner - LendingTree.com
Twenty-somethings can afford to make big mistakes in their finances since they have decades to recover and move forward to financial success.
Or at least that has been the conventional wisdom for many years.
But rather than destroy your financial future just because you can, why not avoid known mistakes from the outset? After all, someone older than you already took the risks, made the mistakes, and paid for it.