Ascent Blog: Blog

How Parents or Guardians Can Help Their Child Get a Student Loan
May 17, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
As a parent or guardian of a college-bound student, it’s important to ensure your child is financially prepared to cover… Read More
When do I have to pay back my student loans?
May 15, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
The world of higher education often means navigating student loans, which can sometimes be confusing. These loans can be a… Read More
How Do Student Loans Work? A Comprehensive Guide for Parents
May 14, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
If your child plans to attend college, one of your primary concerns may be how to help them fund their… Read More
An Update on FAFSA Delays: What Parents and Students Need to Know 
May 10, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Schools, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
There have been countless adjustments to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process this past year, and the… Read More
Ascent is Providing Access to Paid Internships and Free Career Training  
May 09, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: In the Press, Blog, For Schools, News, For Bootcamps
AscentUP and Riipen Partner to Launch Paid Internship Program, Exclusive to Ascent Borrowers    SAN DIEGO, May 2, 2024 – Ascent… Read More
Private vs. Federal Nursing Loans: Which is Best?
Mar 15, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Federal vs. private loans for nursing students Nursing can be a rewarding career choice with a positive employment outlook for… Read More
How to Pay for Nursing School
Mar 12, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
4 ways to pay for nursing school  Pursuing a nursing career is an exciting decision that brings the promise of… Read More
How to Read Your College Tuition Bill: A Guide  
Starting college is an adventure filled with new experiences, learning, and personal growth. Part of this process is learning how… Read More
Does Cosigning a Loan Affect My Credit?
Feb 08, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
How Does Cosigning a Student Loan Affect My Credit Score? If you’re wondering how cosigning a student loan affects credit,… Read More
How to Get Student Loans for Past Due Tuition
Feb 06, 2024 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Schools, For College Students, For Grad Students
How to Get Student Loans for Past-Due Tuition: A Comprehensive Guide Budgeting for college can be challenging, and past-due tuition… Read More