Student loans are an invaluable method for helping cover the cost of a higher education. But they can also pose a burden after college graduation...

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Student loans are an invaluable method for helping cover the cost of a higher education.

But they can also pose a burden after college graduation.

One method for recent grads to deal with student loans borrowed during the college years is through loan consolidation.

Several college and university financial-aid offices offer information about student loan consolidation.

But you might find quicker answers regarding loan consolidation on the Web.

Here are a few helpful Web sites that provide useful general and specific information on consolidating loans used for going to college: