top This depends on where you are in the consolidation process.
To ask questions about consolidating your loans before you apply for a Direct Consolidation Loan, contact the Student Loan Support Center at 1-800-557-7394.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'consolidate.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Let's assume Company XYZ is a holding company that owns four other companies: Company A, Company B, Company C and Company D.
Each of the four companies pays royalties and other fees to Company XYZ.
If you want to lower your monthly payment amount but are concerned about the impact of loan consolidation, you might want to consider deferment or forbearance as options for short-term payment relief, or consider switching to an income-driven repayment plan.
Whom do I contact if I have questions about consolidation?
Consolidation of matters in the federal courts is governed by Rule 42 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
Consolidated cases may become one single action with a single judgment, or may retain their individual identities although tried together.
Thus, it is important to note that entities in which a company owns only a minority interest do not often need to be consolidated.
For instance, if Company XYZ owned only 5% of Company A, it probably would not have to consolidate Company A's financial statements with its own.