6 Ways To Stress-Free Spending On Everything From Cocktails To Mascara

Illustrated By Mallory Heyer.
From eating a balanced diet and exercising regularly to spending money wisely, we are tasked with making decisions that affect our physical and mental well-being every day of our lives. Obviously, some are easier than others. Those day-to-day financial choices are often the trickiest; this is often when our instinct to act responsibly falters.

But, even if you are trying to be good with your money, there's no need to keep your purse tightly zipped or leave your credit cards at home for fear of temptation spending. Turns out you can enjoy life AND feel okay about your finances. Ahead, six ways to solve everyday financial dilemmas without compromising either too much comfort or too much cash.