Holly Perez is a consumer money expert at Intuit and a spokeswoman for mint.com, a leading web-and-mobile money-management tool that helps people understand and do more with their money.
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.