Ascent Blog: Author: Ascent

7 Budgeting Tips for the School Year
Aug 03, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
The price of college can go beyond just tuition—living expenses and additional school costs can really add up. Quickly. This… Read More
Students Shoulder More College Costs — But Doubt the Value of a Degree | Student Loan Hero
Jul 30, 2018 | By: Ascent
Category: News
“’We need to once again take an investment approach, and arm students and their parents with information and guidance that… Read More
5 Tips on How to Have a Productive Summer
Jul 25, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
You can still have a fun summer break while staying productive! Read our tips on how to have a productive… Read More
3 Things the College Financial Aid Office Might Not Be Telling You
Jul 24, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
When considering your college options, a school’s financial aid office should be at the top of your “people to make… Read More
Do You Need a Job as a Full-Time College Student?
Jul 24, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
There are several reasons that students might hold a job alongside school. Some reasons are personal, and others are more… Read More
Private Student Loans 101
Jul 18, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
Education is a big investment, and many students like you may need help paying for it. The price of tuition… Read More
College Students Taking on More Financial Responsibility While Lacking Confidence in the Value of Their Education
Jul 12, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Research & Insights, For Students, For Cosigners
A study commissioned by Ascent Funding reveals interesting insights regarding the cost and financing of higher education   According to… Read More
Money, not grades, more likely to get in the way of that college education | CNBC
Jul 09, 2018 | By: Ascent
Category: News
“A new survey from Ascent Student Loans, a student loan provider, found that 47 percent of students are shelling out… Read More
More Risk, Less Reward? New Study Finds College Students Taking on More Financial Responsibility While Lacking Confidence in Value of Education
Jul 09, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: In the Press, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools
July 9, 2018 (SAN DIEGO, CA) — As thousands of college students finalize their financial aid plans for the coming… Read More
Ascent Review: Competitive Rates and Generous Features | Student Loan Hero
Jun 07, 2018 | By: Ascent
Category: News
“Ascent provides its borrowers with loan options and features that most private student loan companies don’t offer. For example, if… Read More