Why do some people not get that some people have to work to pay for college. How do you respond politely?

Question by c.: Why do some people not get that some people have to work to pay for college. How do you respond politely?
Like they say “Wow you’re still in college” and they don’t realize it’s cause you’re going part time or it’s cause you had to take time off inbetween to work to pay for it? they just assume you’re getting loans or parents are paying for it?

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Answer by Andrew
you say unlike most i earn my way through life.

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  1. Be honest–say “I have to save up for my classes and I want to graduate debt free without loans.” Being open and humble about your situation will earn their admiration and hopefully cause them to think twice next time they bring up the subject.

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