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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
6 Tips for Navigating Your First Day of College
Feb 09, 2021 | By: Erica Arvanitis | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
You’ve unpacked your room, what now? Here are a few supportive tips on how to survive your first day as… Read More
6 Essential Tips on How to Negotiate a Job Offer
Feb 03, 2021 | By: Alexis Juarez | SDSU Ascent Intern | In: Blog, For Students, For Schools, For College Students
Entering the professional world can seem a bit scary, but we got your back. Here are six essential tips for… Read More
How to Start Investing in College: 6 Easy Steps
Jan 27, 2021 | By: Alicia Chavez | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students
If you’re wondering how to start investing in college, here are 6 easy steps to make sure you begin on… 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
3 Tips If You’re Having Trouble Making Student Loan Payments
Jan 19, 2021 | By: Alicia Chavez | In: For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
From forbearance and deferment options, if you’re having trouble making student loan payments, check out these three tips from Ascent. Read More
6 Tips on Making Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick, From the Ascent Team
Jan 14, 2021 | By: Erica Arvanitis | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For College Students
Now that 2020 is over, what’s next? The Ascent team shared their New Year’s Resolutions and how they plan to… 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
5 Tips Every College Student Should Know Before Filing Taxes
Jan 07, 2021 | By: Erica Arvanitis | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students
Need help filing taxes as a college student? Read up on how you can maximize your tax return this upcoming… Read More
What is Financial Wellness?
Jan 05, 2021 | By: Alicia Chavez | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
What is financial wellness? Whether you’re a financial planning guru or just getting started, we want to help you on… Read More