Focusing on Financial Wellness with Darren Smith

Episode #3 | PEP TALKS with triiyo

Join us for our third episode of PEP TALKS with triiyo, where our CEO & Founder, Rebecca Grainger speaks with Managing Director of Financial Wellness Matters, Darren Smith about what financial considerations and tips should you be aware of when navigating work-life transitions (such as parental leave) with the changing economic landscape and rising cost of living.

Listen as we discuss:

  • What are the main concerns in the current financial landscape

  • Preparing for the workplace transition of starting a family

  • Mortgages during parental leave and the rising interest rates

  • How to conduct your own financial hygiene check

  • Basic budgeting and saving benchmarks

  • Protecting your assets with life insurance and wills


The information in this episode has been provided as general advice. We have not considered your financial circumstances, needs or objectives. You should consider the appropriateness of the advice. You should seek the assistance of an authorised financial adviser before making any decision regarding any products or strategies mentioned. No warranty is given in respect of the information provided and accordingly neither Parentship Pty Ltd and Alliance Wealth Pty Ltd not its related entities, employees or representatives accepts responsibility for any loss suffered by any person arising from reliance on this information.

About Financial Wellness Matters

Financial Wellness Matters brings together the strength of a highly rated Financial Advice business and a specialist financial Wellness education team. Raising awareness and inspiring action to put you in control of your financial future. As a trusted education partner we’ll do the heavy lifting and help start your financial wellness journey. Our programs are custom designed to enhance your employee value proposition and have a positive impact on business performance. We will work with your team over an agreed period either on site or remotely delivering our education program in the multi-channel approach carefully selected by you. | Facebook | LinkedIn

About triiyo

triiyo is an employee-centric, connectivity platform that simplifies the way people connect and communicate during life transitions at work. triiyo’s mission is to connect the dots between life and work for happier, human workplaces. The centralised platform provides a safe space for employees to confidentially access support, connect and share information throughout the entire work-life cycle.

Focused on employee wellbeing, engagement and retention, organisations are able to prioritise the employee experience by supporting both managers and employees via automated and tailored Journeys, Communities and an expertly curated Resource Hub.

Visit to learn more about how we can support you or your employees through parental leave, remote working, and other challenging work-life transitions.

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