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The Truth About Private Loans: Top 4 Myths Debunked
Oct 27, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
There are plenty of myths surrounding the idea of private student loans. Ascent Funding is here to debunk 4 common… Read More
How to Successfully Ask Someone to Cosign a Student Loan
Oct 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Want to ask someone to be your student loan cosigner but are unsure how? Learn how to approach the conversation… Read More
When is FAFSA Due for the 2021-22 School Year? Deadlines & FAQs for Students
Sep 30, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Worried about missing important FAFSA deadlines for the upcoming school year? Ascent Funding outlines all of the financial aid deadlines… Read More
How Much Student Loan Debt is Too Much? 5 Ways to Avoid Overborrowing
Sep 22, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
Over half of students overborrow during their time in college. Check out these helpful tips to avoid overborrowing student loans. Read More
3 Tips on How to Find a Cosigner for Your Student Loan
Sep 20, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
Finding a cosigner for your student loan can be a difficult process. Ascent Funding has assembled 3 tips to help… Read More
Credit Scores 101
Sep 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
What is a credit score, and what exactly is a "good" credit score? Learn the basics of credit scores and… Read More
FAFSA® 101: Everything You Need to Know
Sep 07, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
What is FAFSA®? When is it due? Find answers to these questions and more in our FAFSA® 101 crash course. Read More
Should I Cosign a Student Loan? Weighing the Pros and Cons
Aug 25, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Parents and Cosigners
Weighing the pros and cons of becoming a student loan cosigner? Learn about the benefits and potential risks of being… Read More
Why Do I Need a Student Loan Cosigner? 5 Reasons
Aug 16, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
Wondering why you should add a cosigner to your student loan? Ascent Funding breaks down 5 reasons why you need… Read More
5 Ways to Get a Loan Without a Cosigner
Aug 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students
Wondering what to do if you can't find a cosigner to cosign your student loan? Here are five options you… Read More