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It is unfortunate that your friends (the parents) didn't learn anything from the experience. But, hopefully the daughter did. Clearly she worked hard as she got into school and graduated as the first in her family.

Sorry about the confusion. The UGMA-18 was the new account with my daughter's babysitting and gift money. She wanted that in a separate account that was just her contributions. I am able to write checks out of the UGMA-25 account for tuition and such.

She did the work. All I did was provide about half the money.

It takes a community. You did good. You made a difference in the world. Hopefully the young woman has learned a lesson about saving for the future and will put away some of her own nickles for her future retirement.

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