He has about three months to save some money to be able to start his adult life. You and your husband may want to consider letting him stay at home until August. This is when a new semester begins and would give him a few more months to save and get his plans in order.
As a last resort, we strongly encourage you to charge him rent and require him to pay a percentage of the bills, food, etc. This would give him a taste of being an adult and, often times, helps our kids move out more quickly.
Please send questions to questions.classact@gmail.
com. Sally and Jeannie are certified school counselors with more than 50 years combined experience. The responses presented don’t reflect the views of any certain school district.
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