Senior in high school

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Hello, I’m a senior in high school who needs to decide what to do about my future because I want to get involved in real estate investing but I have no funds, no experience, no mentor, but hours of YouTube and the BP podcast. My parents are telling me I need college to get a job to support it, so is their a certain college major that will help me with this ? Any advice that you would tell your younger self at 17 will help as well thank you.

Hey @Michael Edwards

Congrats to you for your ambition! I work with a bunch of young aspiring real estate investors just like you (in a free online group), and I am willing to help you out with some advice or even chat on the phone if you wish. I'm not sure how old you are, but I recommend you read this article I wrote for Bigger Pockets titled How to Invest in Real Estate Before Turning 21. Once you've read it, let me know your thoughts and if you have any questions. I am a high school teacher in Colorado and I am always looking to help young people get started in real estate investing or help in any way I can. Let me know if you want to chat sometime.

@Dan Sheeks Thank you for your response. I looked immediately for your article and I read it and agree with all of it, but had a small/big question and it was what W-2 job do you think I should get into that will help me keep on the path of real estate? Thank you again.

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