Robert Hansen (RH) posted Mar 6, 2013 2:13 AM : > 1. I doubt, even in the current mess that college > loans are in, an 18 year old "adult" could acquire > this much debt without their parent's assistance. > > 2. I would not ALLOW my 18 year old son to do such a > thing to himself, even if it were possible. > > That is what parents are for. > > Bob Hansen > (Snipped copy of Lou Talman's post) I could understand a parent refusing to finance such a course - or refusing to stand guarantee (if such guarantee is needed) for the loan that the student might need to join the course.
But "ALLOW" ??!!!
Would you perhaps get a police officer to prevent the daughter/son from taking the course? You'd need a court order first, of course.
Ah, the crosses that we parents have to bear (apart from having brought these children into this world in the first place)!