Teen's Birthday Money Spent on Autistic Sister's Sneakers: AITA For Calling My Parents Thieves?

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A teenage girl saved up her own money to celebrate her 16th birthday as her parents couldn't afford to. However, her parents took the money and spent it on new sneakers for her autistic sister. The girl confronted her parents but only got yelled at and grounded. Now, she's asking if she's the asshole for calling her parents thieves. Read on to find out what happened.

Teen saves up for birthday, parents spend it on sister's shoes

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Parents take teen's birthday money to buy sister's shoes 😕

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Teen's birthday money spent on sister's sneakers? AITA for calling out?

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Sibling's savings spent on sister's sneakers, AITA for calling parents?

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Teen's birthday money spent on sister's shoes causing family feud.

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Teen calls parents thieves for spending birthday money on sister's sneakers 💰👟

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Teen punished for calling parents thieves over sister's sneakers.

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Is OP the a**hole? Let's find out... 🤔

deerzy1986 | deerzy1986

Teen's birthday money spent on sister's sneakers 🥿: AITA?

A 16-year-old saved up money for her "sweet 16" birthday, only to find out her parents took it to buy sneakers for her autistic sister. After confronting them, she was grounded and called an overprivileged spoiled brat for being selfish. Was she in the wrong? Read on to see what people are saying in the comments.

Teen's birthday money stolen by parents for sister's medical bills. NTA.

ScorchieSong | ScorchieSong

Teen rightfully calls out parents for stealing birthday money 💰

tonicthesonic | tonicthesonic

Teen's birthday money spent on autistic sister's shoes - Redditors offer sympathy, advice, and support.

OkapiEli | OkapiEli

Teen accuses parents of theft for spending birthday money on sister's shoes 🎂💰

Infamous-Wasabi-9007 | Infamous-Wasabi-9007

🎉👟Teen uses birthday money for sister's sneakers, but parents called out👀

plentifulharvest | plentifulharvest

NTA for calling out parents' theft, consider involving authorities 🚨

BlitheNonchalance | BlitheNonchalance

Teen turns the tables on parents in most epic party invite ever 🎉

whythiskaolabeei | whythiskaolabeei

NTA calls out dad's thievery, warns of entitled sister's future 🚨💰

Warfoki | Warfoki

Find a safe place, OP. Your parents' stealing is unacceptable. 😔

Ok_Smell_8260 | Ok_Smell_8260

Teen accuses parents of theft for sister's sneakers: NTA

alongstrangesomethin | alongstrangesomethin

Teen's birthday money stolen by parents for autistic sister's sneakers 💰😠

ForwardPlenty | ForwardPlenty

Teen's birthday money stolen by parents, what should she do? 😱

Vahldaglerion | Vahldaglerion

Protect your money and your mental health: NTA for seeking help 🙏

Status-Pattern7539 | Status-Pattern7539

Calling a thief a thief is always justified. NTA 👏

Dioptre_8 | Dioptre_8

Heartwarming community support after birthday money is stolen by parents.

hummmnow | hummmnow

Feeling neglected by parents? Consider living with other family/friends 🏠

GI-JUGG | GI-JUGG

NTA saves birthday money for future, parents steal for sister's shoes 😔

MGM1926 | MGM1926

Teen spends birthday money on sister's sneakers, parents spend it: NTA calls out their theft.

whythiskaolabeei | whythiskaolabeei

Teen's parents stole birthday money for autistic sister's sneakers 😠

Redefined421 | Redefined421

Sibling's birthday money stolen for sister's sneakers: NTA called parents thieves.

Sweet_Deeznuts | Sweet_Deeznuts

Parents stole teen's birthday money for sister's shoes: NTA

Action-a-go-go-baby | Action-a-go-go-baby

Encouraging words for a struggling teen 🤗💪

thosearentpancakes | thosearentpancakes

Teen rightfully calls out parents for stealing birthday money 💰

lordkaann | lordkaann

Stand up for yourself and your future. You're NTA.

gooboifresh | gooboifresh

NTA: Saving to move out is a smart move 👍

lovebeinganasshole | lovebeinganasshole

Trust betrayed by parents, NTA for calling them out 🤬

Talathia | Talathia

NTA wants to destroy stolen shoes. Suggestions to sell on Craigslist.

Maggieslens | Maggieslens

Get your revenge! 😈 But seriously, NTA for feeling robbed.

morituri230 | morituri230

Brave comment about leaving abusive household, but with consequences. 👏

iseegiraffes | iseegiraffes

Fight for your money 💰👊 NTA

WeissCream | WeissCream

Siblings should be treated equally. NTA for feeling hurt 😢

Auntienursey | Auntienursey

Sibling's birthday money spent on sister's sneakers, parents called out

StyleAdorable5356 | StyleAdorable5356

Double standards? 🤔 Sister's birthday money spent on autistic sister's sneakers.

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Teen calls parents thieves for taking birthday money for sister's shoes

MinimumGovernment161 | MinimumGovernment161

Don't count on them for anything 💰🚫 Valuable lesson learned. NTA.

Flat_Contribution707 | Flat_Contribution707

Protect your money and leave when you can. 🏦💰

barnescando | barnescando

Secure your birthday money 💰 and focus on your education 📚

Purpleagluna | Purpleagluna

Comment suggests stealing from parents, but warns against it 💰🚫

sunfries | sunfries

Parents steal birthday money, blame child for calling them out 😞

Kris82868 | Kris82868

Teen defends spending birthday money on sister's shoes. NTA 🎂👟

The_final_frontier_ | The_final_frontier_

Teen's birthday money spent on sister's sneakers without consent. NTA

DarthCakeN7 | DarthCakeN7

Supportive comment: Press charges 🚨 They stole from you. NTA 👍

MarlyMonster | MarlyMonster

Teen's parents steal birthday money for sister's sneakers: NTA

Auroraburst | Auroraburst

Teen's birthday money stolen by parents for sister's sneakers 😡

XianxiaSeeker89 | XianxiaSeeker89

Teen's birthday money stolen by parents. Time to save and leave. 😔

MKatieUltra | MKatieUltra

Sibling favoritism leads to theft accusation: NTA or justified?

Buttercuppy44 | Buttercuppy44

Support for calling out parents' behavior towards autistic sister 🙌

13jopbjr | 13jopbjr

Protect your money! NTA for calling parents thieves 💰🚫

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Teen accuses parents of stealing birthday money to spoil sister's needs 😡

boneymeroney | boneymeroney

Teens shares experience with controlling parents, seeks support: NTA

1trikkponi | 1trikkponi

Supporting a disabled sibling shouldn't mean stealing from your child 😡

getthisordie64 | getthisordie64

Protect your hard-earned cash 💰 and independence 🏃‍♀️

BeaArt78 | BeaArt78

Teen's birthday money stolen for sister's shoes! 😠

HexStarlight | HexStarlight

👍 Not overreacting: calling out theft or not?

EffectivePapaya1936 | EffectivePapaya1936