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To be eligible for a federal consolidation loan you must:
Have $20,000 or more in Federal Loans
Not be currently in default on a Federal student loan.
The following Federal Loans are eligible for consolidation:
SS - Subsidized Federal Stafford Loans & Guaranteed Student Loans (GSL)
DSS - Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
DUS - Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
DPLUS - Direct PLUS Loans
DUCON - Direct Unsubsidized Consolidation Loan, including Direct PLUS Consolidation Loans
US - Unsubsidized and Nonsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans
NSL - Federal Nursing Loans
PERK - Federal Perkins Loans, formerly Nations Defense/National Direct Student Loans (NDSL)
PLUS - Federal PLUS (Parent) Loans
SCON - Subsidized Federal Consolidation Loans
UCON- Unsubsidized Federal Consolidation Loans
SLS - Federal Supplemental Loans for Students (formerly Auxiliary Loans to Assist Students (ALAS) and Student PLUS Loans)
Call to talk to an expert loan advisor at (800) 821-5659 or email us if you have any queries about federal loan consolidation eligibility or details about your own loans.
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Education is one of the most basic right of any human, but with the increase in prices and the costs involved in education this has made these rights turn into a privilege which very few can enjoy. Any normal person today in the whole of United States has to take an education loan at one point of time to pay for their education fees.
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Our Select 5/Graduated Payments repayment option allows for interest-only payments for the first 2 years of repayment. In the third through fifth years, payments increase to include a portion of principal. In the sixth year, payments increase to level installments of principal and interest payments for the remaining term of the loan.
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