‘I give up faculty after getting pregnant at 14 – now I make a fortune in dream job’
A teen mum who confronted trolls when she obtained pregnant at 14 is having the final snigger after making a fortune.
The mum, from Oregon, US, stated: “I felt like I missed out, I wasn’t dating, I wasn’t able to go to all the parties like my friends, I couldn’t relate to them.”
But she’s completely happy to have been in a position to overcome all of it and searching again, Alex would not “change a thing”. In truth, it is led her to the place she is at the moment.
Alex recalled her world flipping upside-down after she took a being pregnant check which got here out optimistic. Out of embarrassment, she stored the information to herself.
She added: “Before I got pregnant, I was on the cheer team. I had lots of friends, I was pretty well-known around the school.
“So after I came upon my freshman yr, I truly did not inform anyone, the primary motive for that was that I used to be embarrassed.”
But when her bump started to show at 20 weeks, rumours started to go around school. Alex revealed when people found out she often had “nasty imply issues” stated to her.
Alex decided to give up highschool when she felt like she hit all-time low. Then at 15, she lastly welcomed her son Milo.
The mum put Milo in childcare and enrolled again into an internet highschool course the place she labored at a tanning salon to pay the payments.
Then three years later, Alex graduated together with her lovable little boy by her facet and managed to maneuver out of her mother and father’ basement and into her first house.
She believes having to turn out to be a accountable grownup at such a younger age motivated her to go after her chosen trade, the world of actual property.
Once she gained her licence, she started attending open homes and networking occasions to take her first steps into the trade.
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Her exhausting work and dedication paid off as she is now incomes a fortune promoting luxurious properties for over $2million (£1.6m).
Alex now lives in her dream home together with her eight-year-old son who she enrolled in non-public training.
She concluded: “I decided to just pursue that and I have been to networking events, I’m doing the open houses, I am prospecting, I’m doing all these things to try and grow my business.
“I put within the work, and now I’m residing out my goals and I’m blessed to have the ability to enroll my son into a personal Christian faculty.
“We’re just happy and content where we’re at, we’ve come a long way from being in my parents’ basement at 14 and as a newborn.”
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