Is it true parents are not allowed to pay for college and them paying is a gift?

Answer Parents don't have to pay for college, but they can. Your financial aid is based on your parents tax information because it's based on how much your parents COULD contribute, not necessarily how mu... Read More »

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You were adopted in a closed adoption and you are very curious about your biological parents you live in England does anyone know if you are allowed to see them and if so how?

If this was a closed adoption you may need a lawyer, however, even if you are curious about your biological parents they may not feel that way about you, you can open up a whole lot of wounds by pe... Read More »

Should a Responsible 14 year old Get a iPhone 4 if he's paying for the phone and the mom paying for the bill.It'd be for a birthday gift and a a small part of he's Christmas present?

Whether or not you are responsible can't be determined by yourself, that's an incredibly biased opinion. Personally, I think that if you're buying the iPhone yourself, you'll value it much more, an... Read More »

How should a student pay for college if their parents refuse to pay and FAFSA gives only loans to them?

File as an independent, not as dependent on your parents. This way they look at your personal income, not your parents. This also means your parents cannot claim you on their taxes-- which gets the... Read More »

Is there an exception for government assistance for a couple who are both 17-years-old and pregnant when there is no room for them at either parents' home and their parents do not want them?

Answer I was 16 when I found out I was pregnant. I know it is hard. I guess my first thing is are you sure you are ready to live with the babies father?? It is really hard on a young couple with a... Read More »