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Financial situations change all the time, so you might be able to receive a better interest rate on a personal loan than the existing rate on an older line of credit you have.

Let’s say you have ,000 in credit card debt and your card has a 17.99% interest rate/17.99% APR, and you are making the minimum monthly payment.* You recently checked out your debt consolidation options and qualify for a 36-month personal loan with a 12.5% interest rate/15.742% APR.

Regular, on-time payments on these types of loans helps your credit profile because it shows creditors that you’re responsible and can handle long-term payments.

You then make one "consolidated" payment to the debt settlement company each month, and in turn the company makes payments to each of your creditors on your behalf.

Once an account is included in this type of program, the creditor will close the account.

This statement may be viewed negatively by lenders who manually review your report.

Programs like this may lower your monthly bills, but because you are not re-paying the full amount owed on your accounts, your creditors will likely report those accounts as "settled" or "settled in full for less than the full balance." Because it indicates that you did not pay the account as agreed, a status of settled on your credit report will impact your credit scores negatively, even if there are no late payments on the account.

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