Learn More About Management Plans A Debt Consolidation Loan (DCL) allows you to make one payment to one lender in place of multiple payments to multiple creditors.
A debt consolidation loan should have a fixed interest rate that is lower than what you were paying, which reduce your monthly payments and make it easier to repay the debts.
Utilizing a debt management plan could affect your credit score.
However, at the end of the 3-to-5 year process, you should be debt free, which definitely improves your score.
That's where debt consolidation and other financial options come in.