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Do You Need a Cosigner for Your Student Loan? The Real Deal About Making this Deal
Jul 20, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
Not sure if you need a cosigner for your student loans? Learn more about the different factors you should consider… Read More
Changes to Ascent This Summer: More Options, Competitive Rates and Greater Access
Jul 07, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, For Students, News, For College Students
This summer, Ascent is ready to help even more students pay for the upcoming school year, which includes making record-breaking… Read More
What’s better than one scholarship opportunity? Fifty! 🎉
Jun 14, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog
Ascent’s 50 Days of $1,000 scholarships for college and bootcamp students is back for the third year in a row.… Read More
Ascent Now Offers Consumer Loans for Coding Bootcamps
Mar 30, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog
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, News, For College Students
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: In the Press, Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, News, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
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: In the Press, Blog, News, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
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 Cosigners, For College Students
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 Students, For College Students, For High School 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