Ascent Blog: Tag: saving money

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
15 Must Have Student Discounts
Jun 17, 2020 | By: Ruby Kate Galapon - SDSU Ascent Intern | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
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 | In: 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 | In: 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 | In: 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
We Know Loans Are Scary, Here Are 3 Ways to Not Be Spooked
Nov 26, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
With 65% of 2017 graduates borrowing student loans and their average student debt per student climbing to $28,650, it’s no… Read More
5 Tricks for Saving Money During the Holidays
Nov 15, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: 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 | In: 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