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We’ve already covered consolidation: It’s a type of loan that rolls several unsecured debts into one single bill. Debt settlement means you hire a company to negotiate a lump-sum payment with your creditors for less than what you owe.Debt settlement companies also charge a fee for their "service." Often, the fee is anywhere from 15–20% of your debt.That’s why dishonest companies that promote too-good-to-be-true debt-relief programs continue to rank as the top consumer complaint received by the Federal Trade Commission.
In almost every case, you’ll have lower payments because the term of your loan is prolonged. You are only restructuring your debt, not eliminating it.Turns out I didn’t pay one of my loans and it was sent to collections.Talked with them today about consolidating it with Navient, and they want info for the consolidation form to send to Do E, which included W2’s for me and my wife (for income based repayment). I’m pretty sure this isn’t a scam cause everything seems to check out from the school to the collector.Your monthly payment on the first loan is 7, and the payment on the second is 3. If you make monthly payments on them, you will be out of debt in 41 months and have paid a total of ,821.You consult a company that promises to lower your payment to 0 per month and your interest rate to 9% by negotiating with your creditors and rolling the two loans together into one. Who wouldn’t want to pay 0 less per month in payments?