Some families dip into their retirement accounts to help pay for college. A Sallie Mae and Ipsos survey of 1,601 college students and parents of undergraduate students found that 7 percent of families took a withdrawal from a retirement account to help cover college costs in 2014, up from 5 percent in 2013. More @ USNews.
What's your priority? Your priority is both. Wealth comes through savings. The very very special savings never to tap is your retirement savings. You are not just speaking those saved pennies but all the other pennies it may accumulate.
Just say no to this idea,