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What is debt consolidation?

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01/07/2011

Debt consolidation - is reaching an agreement with each creditor to accept a lower regular payment, usually at a much reduced rate of interest. It takes longer to pay off the debt, but you pay less interest than you would at their normal rate. Companies would much rather come to a satisfactory agreement - than have to drag someone through the courts (which costs them money.