Student Loan Consolidation  

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Student Loan Consolidation - How does it Work?

Student loan is a great source for students who need to pay for their education. Often, students have to leave college with burdensome debt. In addition, they have multiple loans from different lenders, that means they are paying for more than one loan each month. Loan consolidation is the best solution .Student Loan Consolidation, also called a Student Consolidation Loan, is the combination of several student or parent loans ,and you can get that from a single lender.And then it is used to pay off the balances on the other loans.

In the United States both the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) and the Federal Direct Student Loan Program (FDLP) include consolidation loans and these allow students to consolidate Stafford Loans,PLUS Loans, and Federal Perkins Loans into one single debt. This reduces monthly repayments and a long term for the loan. Unlike the others, consolidation loans have a its fixed interest rate for the life of the loan.

Which Loans Can Be Consolidated With Student Loan Consolidation Loans?

Student loan consolidation programs have limits. They are only for educational loans, so you can't add your credit card bill to this!

You can consolidate any federal education loan with a student debt consolidation loan. There are more rules,when consolidating.Like you will need to have a certain amount of student loans built up.

An imortant point ,when consolidating your loans,companies can ask for higher fees. There are many places that offer great and resonable rates, and it doesn't cost you a single penny to apply. So stick with those lenders.

The best way is to research, when you find programs offering to consolidate your educational loans. A key point,you must check the terms and conditions and also look at minimum requirements and consider if you meet the minimum needs.

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4 comments

student loan consolidation couldn't be more simple. you did a great article that explains its basics and convinces people that their college debts can be repaid without that much trouble.

-Imee

May 12, 2009 at 1:47 PM

Thank you so much Imee

May 20, 2009 at 1:58 PM

hm... i wonder if this stuff is available in my country..
i'm sure it's useful for the next generation to face the global challenge..
nice info you provide here pal!

May 21, 2009 at 9:22 AM

thanks for your appreciation

May 21, 2009 at 6:53 PM

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