50,000 women in Australia will go through a separation or divorce this year.
Australian financial planning expert Helen Baker, author of On Your Own Two Feet: Steady Steps to Women’s Financial Independence, draws on over a decade’s financial planning experience—and a lifetime as the girlfriend with broad shoulders, a hug and a no-nonsense view of the world—to present a practical guide to negotiating your financial share of the settlement pie.
On Your Own Two Feet Divorce: Your Survive and Thrive Financial Guide is not about taking Dearly Ex-Beloved to the cleaners. It is about empowering women to make more educated and informed decisions about their financial situation, wherever they are on Heartbreak Road, shining the light on common mistakes and myths to improve their financial literacy.
Conversationally, Helen Baker takes you through the pre-settlement, negotiation, and post-settlement phases of divorce, providing foundations for a financial rebuild to enjoy your life, happily ever after.
Helen is the founder of On Your Own Two Feet and loves to empower couples, individuals and professional women to financial freedom through values-based and goals-based financial advice.
She has a heart for women to be financially independent and to manage their investments well.
In particular Helen takes care of professional women and couples. As part of her work Helen specialises in assisting those who are newly single or planning to be so soon.
Helens expertise (academic and experiential) and positioning of only very few female advisers is unique, as is her demand to speak at many conferences and events. She is a female adviser for females and specialises in womens particular financial needs.
Unique case studies about real life scenarios that will alert and assist women going through, or just about to embark on, a divorce with practical advice and wisdom about what they absolutely need to know.
The expert "heads up" for financial planning strategy for anyone going through life changing events and family upheaval.