Paying off your student debt isn’t easy, and it gets even more frustrating when you have limited job prospects after graduation.
One frustrated Florida State University (FSU) graduate turned to eBay for help.
Stephanie Ritter, who attended the university from 2007-2011, listed her Bachelor of Arts in Theater diploma on eBay for $50,000.
In addition to offering the actual piece of paper in “mint condition,” Ritter offered the buyer a full Florida State experience, including a tour of the university and access to her college memories through Facebook.
“I thought this piece of paper has so much worth to so many people, but for a theater major, it couldn’t mean less,” Ritter told BuzzFeed. “I’m doing the exact same things and probably getting paid the exact same amount as people that dropped out halfway through freshman year, except I’m still $40,000 in debt and they’re, well, not.”
After graduating college, Ritter was unable to find a job in her field and ended up working as a personalRead More »from College grad puts her diploma on eBay for $50,000