Ascent Blog: For Cosigners

What is Student Loan Forbearance?
Mar 18, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
Ascent Funding explains what student loan forbearance is and what the pros and cons of forbearance are. Learn more and… Read More
A Guide to Parent PLUS Loans
Mar 15, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
What are Parent PLUS loans, and should you look into one? Ascent Funding breaks down what Parent PLUS loans are… Read More
529 College Savings Plan: How to Save for Your Student’s College Fund
Jan 10, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners, For Parents and Cosigners
A 529 college savings plan is an investment plan to pay for various education costs. Learn more about 529 college… Read More
More than Just a Student Loan: What to Look for When Choosing a Private Student Loan
Nov 22, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: For Cosigners, For High School Students, Blog, For Students
When it comes to choosing a private student loan lender, who you work with makes a big difference. Learn more… Read More
10 Scholarship Application Tips You Need To Know
Nov 11, 2021 | By: Jennifer Ly - SDSU Marketing Operations Intern
Categories: For High School Students, For Students, For Cosigners, For College Students
Scholarships don’t need to be overwhelming! Learn these 10 tips that will help you apply for scholarships. Read More
The Truth About Private Loans: Top 4 Myths Debunked
Oct 27, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students
There are plenty of myths surrounding the idea of private student loans. Ascent Funding is here to debunk 4 common… Read More
When is FAFSA Due for the 2021-22 School Year? Deadlines & FAQs for Students
Worried about missing important FAFSA deadlines for the upcoming school year? Ascent Funding outlines all of the financial aid deadlines… Read More
Credit Scores 101
Sep 13, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: 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
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students
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
Categories: For Parents and Cosigners, Blog, For Cosigners
Weighing the pros and cons of becoming a student loan cosigner? Learn about the benefits and potential risks of being… Read More
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