I am the only income earner, my husband is disabled.
You can consolidate certain health professions loans sponsored through the U.
As of 1 July 2010, there’s only type of federal consolidation loan: the Direct consolidation loan.
You’re eligible for a federal consolidation if you have either a FFEL loan or a Direct Loan Program loan.
Also, we like to advise our clients that there are some disadvantages to consolidating your Perkins Loan, so you should consider all the options before making a final decision.
The potentially negative consequences of consolidating your Perkins Loan are listed below.