Welcome back for part II of Graduating with Student Loans. In our first part, you explored where to find your student loan information in order to know your overall student loan debt and who services your student loans. If you missed the Part I, check it out here. During this part, we are going to explore federal student loan consolidation and if it is right for you. If you have more than one student loan, it might be to your benefit to consolidate your student loans into one student loans versus having multiple loan payments. Deciding whether to consolidate is right for you can be heavy decision which is why the Financial Aid Office invites you to play The Biggest Chooser: Why Consolidation is a Heavy Decision”. (See below)
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