Watching a child head off to college marks a proud moment for many parents, and you probably feel, at this point, like you have done everything you could to instill morals and values in your child. Many college students, however, start to experiment with the party scene once they get out from under their parent’s roofs. Such experimentation, however, can occasionally lead to serious financial trouble.
How? Nowadays, if authorities arrest your college student on a drug-related criminal charge and that charge winds up leading to a conviction, your son or daughter may lose his or her ability to take advantage of any financial aid assistance your family worked hard to secure.