EP 43: The Ex-Wives' Guide to Divorce - Interview with authors Holiday Miller & Valerie Shepherd

“The first thing you do is start watching your money.” - Holiday Miller & Valerie Shepherd

Today we feature the authors of The Ex-Wives' Guide to Divorce: How to Navigate Everything from Heartache and Finances to Child Custody, a great book coming out on August 16. You’ll hear directly from Holiday Miller and Valerie Shepherd — best friends who both got married to and divorced from the same man! Their book is full of tips to help you navigate divorce.

They have big personalities, great insights, and interesting stories. Be sure you pre-order the book on Amazon here.

Be sure to check out their website and Facebook!


(P.S. Be sure to listen to the whole episode — there’s some super-special bonus content at the end!)

Shawn Leamon, MBA, CDFA

Dallas, Texas

Shawn C. H. Leamon is Managing Partner of LaGrande Global, a firm that helps successful families manage large financial transitions like divorce, inheritance and selling a business.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College, double majoring in Economics and Philosophy, and his Masters in Business Administration at Spain’s IE Business School.

Before founding LaGrande Global, Shawn helped manage $1.1 billion in client assets at Bernstein Global Wealth Management. He also worked as a credit research analyst at J.P. Morgan. He is a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, and he has been an advisor to numerous high-stakes divorce cases.

Shawn is the author of two well-received finance books: Managing Private Wealth: Principles, and Divorce and Your Money: The No-Nonsense Guide, both published in 2016.

In his spare time, Shawn is an ultra-endurance athlete and has competed in events as long as 24 hours. He is an Eagle Scout and a member of the Alumni Board of Greenhill School.