How can a father encourage his nine year old son to be independent?

Answer Have you seen those Disney commercials? They advertise that it's 48 inches (or 49, I can't remember) of height. Until they reach that height they need a car seat or booster seat as appropriate. I b... Read More »

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How hard would it be for a father to get custody of a nine year old child when the mother and mother's boyfriend smoke pot in the house with the child there?

very easy. if the father knows the mother and her boyfrined are smoking the mother could lose her kid for good for the reason of child in dangerment.

EFC this year is 4700 as an independent. Last year I made 19k but I'm not working this year. What should I do?

You need to report this change to your financial aid office at your college/university and they will report it to FAFSA. Yes, it will reduce the EFC since you are not working.

What can a mother do to encourage a father to sign over his parental rights to a child?

Discuss the situation with him in a non-threatening atmosphere. Explain your reasons why you think his child would be better off without him in their life. If you are married or planning to be marr... Read More »

Can my 10 year old daughter who is scared of her father and being mentally abused get out of visitation with her father?

Answer If this is court ordered then you will have to seek legal counsel to take full custody. Beware! Children can misconstrue what happens to them although we must always protect them and be sure... Read More »