Mad Money

STIM staffer Jennifer Dalton recently earned her MFA from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. Despite her lucrative gig with STIM, she did take out a few student loans over the years, ending with a grand total of $38,000 on graduation day. In a misguided attempt to make her feel better, we asked her to think about how else she might have spent the money.

If I hadn't gone to grad school I could look better, live better, have more fun, be smarter and perhaps be a better artist...