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Can't afford braces

My mom has to support 4 children. she doesn't have dental insurance and my dad does not pay child support and cannot afford to pay for even half of the braces I know you can get monthly payment plans but she can't even afford $100 a month and I can't get a job because I am 15 and I live far away from everywhere ... I cry every night about my teeth and I really self-conscious and there's no way I can get money from any other family member what should I do!? I live in Florida btw

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Why do you cry every night about your teeth? I had one of the most messed up smiles until I got braces at 15, and I didn't cry all the time. My dad didn't pay child support, my mom had four kids, and we were broke and homeless for two years.

Instead of crying, go out and try to get a job. Do research and find a place that hires 15 yr olds. Try to talk to your dad about braces. You might just have to wait until you're older, but it's better to be strong and do something about your situation.
Good luck to you :)

~Ninja Jackie-san

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Wow, thankyou! That made me feel a lot better, and I have done a lot of research but we just can't afford anything ):
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I couldn't actually get braces until my mom met my stepdad. It helps to know someone else went through the same thing :) I know how embarrassing it can be, but as soon as you turn 16, try to find a job and work work work. I hope you can get out of that situation soon :)
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Think about it like this: The people that see you now, you will probably never see again. When you have straight beautiful teeth, you will have a completely different life, with new friends. You just have to stop caring sometimes ya know?
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Thankyou so much !!
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Wait until you are older and can afford to pay for them yourself.

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crooked teeth until you can then

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just wait until u can get a job to get braces

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