Ascent Blog

Parent PLUS Loans: Know the Facts Before You Borrow
Jul 24, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Students
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 Student Loans/In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Students
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 Student Loans/In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Students
When considering your college options, a school’s financial aid office should be at the top of your “people to make… Read More >
More Than Just a Student Loan: What Else to Look for When Choosing a Lender
Jul 24, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Students
You’ll also want to make sure that the lender’s values and commitment to students are in line with your visions… Read More >
Do You Need a Job as a Full-Time College Student?
Jul 24, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/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 Student Loans/In: Blog, For Cosigners, For Students
Education is a big investment, and many students like you may need help paying for it. The price of tuition… Read More >
College Students Taking on More Financial Responsibility While Lacking Confidence in the Value of Their Education
Jul 12, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: For Cosigners, For Students, Research & Insights
Study commissioned by Ascent Students Loans reveals interesting insights regarding the cost and financing of higher education   According to… Read More >
Money, not grades, more likely to get in the way of that college education | CNBC
Jul 09, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: News
“A new survey from Ascent Student Loans, a student loan provider, found that 47 percent of students are shelling out… 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 Student Loans/In: For Cosigners, For Schools, For Students, In the Press
July 9, 2018 (SAN DIEGO, CA) — As thousands of college students finalize their financial aid plans for the coming… Read More >
Ascent Student Loans Review: Competitive Rates and Generous Features | Student Loan Hero
Jun 07, 2018/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: News
“Ascent provides its borrowers with loan options and features that most private student loan companies don’t offer. For example, if… Read More >