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Registered: ‎02-02-2012
Re: Why doesn't he get it? Venting.

thankfulheart wrote:

I just don't feel like I can cut him loose suddnely since he's obviously never had anyone teach him about finances and money management

Things my best friend's mother would say about his son for about 30 years.


It's not that you're teaching someone who is clueless, it's that you are teaching someone who doesn't care to learn. Two different types of students.

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