Ascent Blog: Tag: College Students

How to Talk to Your Kids About Money and Paying for College
Aug 03, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Cosigners
Talking about money with anyone can be hard. Talking about paying for college with your kids can be even tougher… Read More
7 Budgeting Tips for the School Year
Aug 03, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: 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
5 Tips on How to Have a Productive Summer
Jul 25, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: 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
Parent PLUS Loans: Know the Facts Before You Borrow
Jul 24, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
Your child has been accepted into college! Congratulations, but here comes the hard part – how do you pay for… Read More
3 Things the College Financial Aid Office Might Not Be Telling You
Jul 24, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: 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 | In: 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 | In: 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
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 | In: 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
What Financial Wellness Means for a Student Today
Jun 06, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Financial literacy is a subject that everyone should master because we all use these skills far beyond graduation. You’ll be… Read More