Dad slammed after spending daughter’s college fund on 'terrible' business idea

A father was called out for damaging his child’s future on Reddit. The 55-year-old man sought out advice from Reddit’s Am I The A****** forum. He wanted to know if he was wrong for taking money from his daughter’s college fund to support his wife’s new business. He explained that his 31-year-old wife of two years is unhappy because she is bored. “I’m not terribly liquid right now, but it will be another 4 years before my daughter goes to college. So I ended up investing $30,000 from the fund that her late mother and I put together,” he said. “I told [my daughter] and she was furious with me and kept trashing my wife’s business idea saying it was dumb and she was dumb,” the man wrote. “You ruined your daughter’s future for someone you’ve only been with for 2 years,” someone commented. Many others agreed that the man was in fact the a******