Americans' 6 Biggest Money Regrets

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Regrets to learn from

"Regrets, I've had a few... but then again, too few to mention..." is how Frank Sinatra opened the famous song "My Way." When it comes to money, most of us have more than a few regrets regarding things we have done or not done that have left us on shakier financial ground than we'd like.

The folks at GOBankingRates recently surveyed more than 5,000 Americans, asking what their biggest financial regret of 2017 was. The six main options are below -- see if you can guess how they ranked. Then click through for the results.

· Falling into debt · Living above my means · Spending money on non-essentials · Not investing in the stock market · Paying for college · Not saving enough money