Kim McNealy Named CMO of Ascent Student Loans

McNealy, Kim

Ascent Student Loans, a division of San Diego-based finance technology company Goal Structured Solutions, Inc. (“GS2”), is pleased to announce that it has named marketing and technology expert Kim McNealy as its Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). With deep expertise leading marketing programs for a range of emerging and industry-leading organizations, McNealy will spearhead initiatives that position Ascent Student Loans for continued growth in the student lending market. […] Read more

Financial planning starting to freak you out? Here’s what you really need to know about sending your kid to college.

Nearly three-quarters of parents report their highest stressor as completing applications for admission and financial aid for college, with their biggest concern being the amount of student loans the family will need to borrow. So, before you get too stressed out, here are 4 ways to prepare for college.

Nearly three-quarters of parents report their highest stressor as completing applications for admission and financial aid for college, with their biggest concern being the amount of student loans the family will need to borrow. So, before you get too stressed out, here are 4 ways to prepare for college. […] Read more

Credit Scores 101

CreditScores101

You’ve probably heard of credit scores as part of the conversation about financial literacy and applying for loans. This mysterious three-digit number can play a big role in the types of loans and services you qualify for. In this post, we’re going to demystify credit scores by exploring what they are, why they’re important and how we can check them. […] Read more