Ascent Blog: Tag: College Students

The Truth About Private Loans: Top 4 Myths Debunked
Oct 27, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
There are plenty of myths surrounding the idea of private student loans. Ascent Funding is here to debunk 4 common… Read More
How to Successfully Ask Someone to Cosign a Student Loan
Oct 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Want to ask someone to be your student loan cosigner but are unsure how? Learn how to approach the conversation… Read More
How Much Student Loan Debt is Too Much? 5 Ways to Avoid Overborrowing
Sep 22, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
Over half of students overborrow during their time in college. Check out these helpful tips to avoid overborrowing student loans. Read More
Credit Scores 101
Sep 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: 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 | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
What is FAFSA®? When is it due? Find answers to these questions and more in our FAFSA® 101 crash course. Read More
Why Do I Need a Student Loan Cosigner? 5 Reasons
Aug 16, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
Wondering why you should add a cosigner to your student loan? Ascent Funding breaks down 5 reasons why you need… Read More
5 Ways to Get a Loan Without a Cosigner
Aug 13, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students
Wondering what to do if you can't find a cosigner to cosign your student loan? Here are five options you… Read More
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
Dream Job: 8 Tips to Help You Search For an Internship
Jun 16, 2021 | By: Brandon Fortino - SDSU Marketing Intern | In: For College Students
Looking for your dream internship can be challenging in today’s online learning environment. Here are some tips to help you… Read More
What’s better than one scholarship opportunity? Fifty! 🎉
Jun 14, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, News
Ascent’s 50 Days of $1,000 scholarships for college and bootcamp students is back for the third year in a row.… Read More