Ascent Blog: Tag: Student Loans

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
Ascent Now Offers Consumer Loans for Coding Bootcamps
Mar 30, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog
Ascent now offers loans for coding bootcamps or accelerated learning programs to further support students investing in higher education. Read More
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
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
New Financial Wellness Resources for Students and Parents
Aug 26, 2020 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, News
Ascent announced the launch of a new financial wellness assessment to educate students and parents on how to take out… Read More
Coronavirus Pandemic – Ascent is Here to Help Students During the Current Health Crisis
Apr 01, 2020 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog, News
Just a few weeks ago, you were probably planning an epic spring break trip. Fast-forward and now you’ve probably moved… Read More
How is Ascent Helping Students Pay for College?
Feb 27, 2020 | By: Ascent | In: In the Press, Blog, News
Ascent helps students pay for college by checking their pre-qualified rates without impacting their credit score, exclusive discounts, and more 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
The Truth About Private Loans: Top Myths Debunked
Jul 24, 2018 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
Just like ghost stories are inevitably told over a campfire, private student loan myths are shared between borrowers and soon-to-be… 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