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Ascent Now Offers Consumer Loans for Coding Bootcamps
Mar 30, 2021/By: Ascent/In: Blog, In the Press
Ascent now offers loans for coding bootcamps or accelerated learning programs to further support students investing in higher education. Read More >
Ken Joins Episode #114 of The Higher Ed Geek Podcast with Dustin Ramsdell
Feb 10, 2021/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, News
Ascent’s CEO & Chairman, Ken Ruggiero, recently sat down with Dustin Ramsdell at The Higher Ed Geek Podcast to talk… Read More >
Ascent Named Best Private Student Loan for 2021
Jan 25, 2021/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners, For Schools, For Students, In the Press, News
Ascent has done it again! To kick off the new year, we are proud to announce that Ascent was named… Read More >
Looking Ahead to a Brighter 2021: A Message from our CEO
Jan 13, 2021/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners, In the Press, News
Ascent's CEO, Ken Ruggiero, shared his thoughts on the past year and what he's looking forward to in 2021 -… Read More >
How to Set Your Own SMART Goals
Jan 04, 2021/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners
There’s a better way to reach your goal of saving more. When setting your own goals for 2021, consider how… Read More >
4 Safety Tips for Traveling This Holiday Season
Dec 16, 2020/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Students
Traveling during the holidays? Ascent Funding provides holiday travel safety tips for you and your family to make your trip… Read More >
Ascent Wins National and Local Awards for Supporting Students and Employees
Sep 08, 2020/By: Ascent/In: In the Press, News
Ascent is dedicated to helping students and their families pay for college, as well as cultivate a strong company culture… Read More >
New Financial Wellness Resources for Students and Parents
Aug 26, 2020/By: Ascent/In: In the Press, News
Ascent announced the launch of a new financial wellness assessment to educate students and parents on how to take out… Read More >
How to Save and Make Money While Working Less Hours
Jul 31, 2020/By: Ascent/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Students
If you’re working less hours, you may need to reevaluate your weekly budget and financial habits with these five financial… Read More >
Ascent’s New Scholarship Empowers Students to Speak Up for Social Change
Jul 15, 2020/By: Ascent/In: In the Press, News
Enter for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship by sharing how you make positive social changes in your local… Read More >