🎓💔 Student Disowns Parents Over College Funding Lie: Fair or Overreaction?

Diply Social Team
Diply | Diply

We've all heard of parents pushing their children to excel academically, but what happens when they don't follow through on their promises? A 23-year-old man found himself in this exact predicament when his parents encouraged him to work hard and aim for prestigious universities, only to later claim they couldn't afford it. The twist? They actually could. 😲💔 Now, he's cut them off completely. Here's the story...

High Hopes and Big Dreams 🌟

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Accepted into a Prestigious University! 🎉

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Parents' Shocking Response 😳

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Financial Reality Check 💸

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Dreams Dashed 😢

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Landing a Great Job 🏆

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Sister's Success 🎓

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A Different Story for Sis 😒

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The Truth Revealed 🕵️‍♂️

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Confronting the Parents 😠

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Cutting Ties ✂️

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Girlfriend's Perspective 🤷‍♀️

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A Family Torn Apart by College Funds 💔

After discovering that his parents lied about their ability to fund his dream college education, this 23-year-old man decided to cut them out of his life completely. Despite landing a well-paying job and being in a better financial position than most people his age, the pain of their betrayal runs deep. 😢💸 Was cutting ties the right decision, or should he have tried to work things out with his parents? Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...

Bitterness sucks. Forgive, move on, and set healthy boundaries. 🙏

Yukon-Don | Yukon-Don

"NTA. Lying, breach of trust, favoritism. Cut contact. 🙅💯"

loginorregister9 | loginorregister9

NTA; Asian parents prioritize prestige and bragging rights over money 💸

fancywiththespices | fancywiththespices

NTA. Valid points, but parents lied, manipulated, played favorites. 🙅

caz__z | caz__z

Parents' favoritism sparks college funding dispute: fair or overreaction? 😐

meeeee01 | meeeee01

Student takes out loans and works to pay for college.

MissPricklyUnicorn | MissPricklyUnicorn

Cutting off parents for lying about college funding. Fair reaction?

jojo_in_space | jojo_in_space

Parents' favoritism and lies about college funding leave student confused 😔

duraraross | duraraross

NTA - Parents lied about college funding, OP's reaction justified 🙄

[deleted] | [deleted]

NTA for cutting out unequal treatment. Good for you! 👏

QueenYamma | QueenYamma

Concerned about gf's reaction to unfair treatment by parents. 😐

Clear_Detail_9121 | Clear_Detail_9121

Did OP's parents commit fraud or was it a misunderstanding?

rekniht01 | rekniht01

INFO: Complexities of finances and favoritism in family dynamics 🙏

IFeelMoiGerbil | IFeelMoiGerbil

Disowned by parents for college funding: NTA, that's disgusting! 😱

PeakCreative187 | PeakCreative187

🎓 NTA. Ivy league schools aren't worth it, parents lied about paying. 💔

BanEvador71 | BanEvador71

Heartbreaking betrayal: Father favors stepchild over own struggling child. 😢

Needingconfirmation | Needingconfirmation

Standing up against lies and unequal treatment. 💪

That_Contribution720 | That_Contribution720

Fair or Overreaction? Student disowns parents over unequal college funding.

jalapeno_cheetos | jalapeno_cheetos

"Your parents betrayed you, I can't imagine what you're going through. Keep being strong. NTA" 🙌

trentraps | trentraps

NTA. Consequences for unfair parents. Teach them a lesson! 💪

girls_on_bread | girls_on_bread

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