Ascent Blog: Tag: saving money

7 Money-Saving Challenges to Try in 2023
Nov 30, 2022 | By: Olivia Wolf - Social Media Intern
Categories: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students
Money-saving challenges are a great way to build smart habits and make budgeting more enjoyable. Pick one of these challenges… Read More
5 Ways to Overcome Fear of Student Loan Debt
Nov 29, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
The topic of student loans can be scary and cause a lot of anxiety for students. Ascent Funding covers five… Read More
Credit Scores 101
Sep 13, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, Credit Card
What is a credit score, and what exactly is a "good" credit score? Learn the basics of credit scores and… Read More
How to Save Money in College (and Still Have Fun)
Dec 18, 2020 | By: Erica Arvanitis
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students
Worried about spending money this semester and beyond? Here are 6 ways to save money in college without sacrificing your… Read More
15 Must Have Student Discounts
Jun 17, 2020 | By: Ruby Kate Galapon - SDSU Ascent Intern
Categories: For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners, Blog, For Students
From tuition to housing, and those pricey textbooks, the list seems never-ending. But, did you know you could get some… Read More
2019 New Year’s Resolution: Healthy Spending Habits
Dec 20, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
To keep your budget balanced into 2019 and beyond, we’ve compiled this list of healthy spending habits that can help… Read More
Student Survival Guide to Finals
Dec 18, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
We’ve compiled this Student Survival Guide to Finals to help you navigate the finals week in a way that keeps… Read More
Financial planning starting to freak you out? Here’s what you really need to know about sending your kid to college.
Nov 26, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners
Nearly three-quarters of parents report their highest stressor as completing applications for admission and financial aid for college, with their… Read More
5 Tricks for Saving Money During the Holidays
Nov 15, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
Between all the gifts for loved ones and the costs incurred to go visit them, it’s easy for our budgets… Read More
Why It’s Important to Stick to a Budget During Midterms and Finals
Oct 30, 2018 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students
If you can stick to your budget under the stress of finals and midterms, you’ll be prepared to face future… Read More