You've had a day to adjust to the start of a new month. What do you have in mind for August -- vacation, school or a plan to take down a relative who didn't pay back a loan? Find out how to do all of the above today at Bankrate.
1. Your journey for the perfect August starts with a sale. Find out here what's cheap and easy this month.
2. The month continues with back-to-school info. If you're in college and want to take out a private loan, you may reconsider after finding out these six things to know about private student loans.
4. When your sister and her hubby balk after accepting a loan from you, here are a few tools for getting them to pay up.
5. So you think your savings account is a shrine to your virtue? Think again -- you're stalling the economic recovery, jeez!