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

Separating? You need to change the locks, PIN and what else?

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.  This year, about 50,000 Australian couples will have called their marriage quits. They’ll have suffered varying degrees of heartache, regret and anger – and there’ll be … Continue reading Separating? You need to change the locks, PIN and what else?

On Your Own Two Feet’s Top Financial Tips for Surviving and Thriving Divorce

Divorce isn’t as clear cut as ‘before’ and ‘after’. On Your Own Two Feet founder and financial adviser Helen Baker, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier, views the process in four distinct phases—pre- settlement, negotiation, post-settlement and rebuilding. In her new book On Your Own Two Feet Divorce: The Survive and Thrive Financial Guide, Helen … Continue reading On Your Own Two Feet’s Top Financial Tips for Surviving and Thriving Divorce

Make this year a financially healthy one

This article is authored and originally published by Priority1 Wealth Management, a Career Money Life Certified Supplier.  Another year is over – how was it for you? Did you achieve everything you’d hoped? Are you better or worse off financially than you were this time last year? With a new year in front of you, … Continue reading Make this year a financially healthy one