Financial foundations you need to set up in your 20s and 30s

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  It’s easy to think that the 20s and 30s are years to experience life, live it pay to pay, and worry about ‘the future’ later: YOLO! While … Continue reading Financial foundations you need to set up in your 20s and 30s

5 financial foundations you must have in life

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  Remember the story about three little pigs and the big bad wolf? Two little pigs built their houses quickly, one from sticks and one from straw, … Continue reading 5 financial foundations you must have in life

Why overlooking this person in divorce matters can cost you, dearly

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  The marriage is over. Among the first people you turn to are those likely to give emotional support – family or friends – followed by a … Continue reading Why overlooking this person in divorce matters can cost you, dearly

Why is it important for couples to have honest money conversations?

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  We all develop our own attitude or philosophy to money, based on our upbringing. What did your parents teach you about saving, spending and giving? Were … Continue reading Why is it important for couples to have honest money conversations?

Money mistakes to avoid when splitting up

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  Happily ever after has not panned out. The relationship you have invested time, emotions, energy and money in has been deemed – either by you or … Continue reading Money mistakes to avoid when splitting up