Tag Archives: life

How to control and optimize your budget

Ideas on how to optimize your budget

Irrational exuberance – personal edition

I find myself seeing a flashback of good times in wall street and some in main street.  Market is continuing to hit new highs, and people are seeing a small increase in their wages (approx. 2%).  The Obama administration is

The cash envelope method. What is it?

The cash envelope method.  What is it? The cash method is a great way in setting up a budget and getting out of debt.  It’s also a great way in continuing to stay on a budget to ensure your expenses

Best ways to manage discretionary debt/spending.

What are some tips on how to handle discretionary debt and spending habits? Well.  There is a bit more to it than stop spending and living in a budget.  What are the reasons as to why you or your significant

How to setup a budget??

Drew.  A budget is confusing.  How do I set one up easily? Well, good news!!  There are apps and spreadsheets online to help you out.  Don’t have access to Microsoft Excel?  No problem.  Google has you covered with Google Docs. 

Do I REALLY need Medical Insurance???

Drew, do I REALLY need medical insurance?  I mean, what’s the big deal???  I am young, healthy and in excellent shape..  I’m Superman/Wonder Woman!!! I can speak from experience on this.  As a child, I was involved in a hit

Why I started IncomeMark.com?

So Drew.  Why did you start the IncomeMark blog? Well..  It seems everyone from Adam to Zelda has a blog, so why shouldn’t I start one too?  LOL… Not necessarily the real reason.    While I am not guru and 100%

A little bit about me…

A bit of the background about me.  I go by Drew.  I grew up in New York.  Both my parents we’re teachers in the New York City Public School System.  My older sibling wen to found a successful business, and