eBay.com.au has partnered with Fiona Lippey, founder of the popular money management website Simple Savings, to bring you this handy collection of tips and hints on how to tackle saving for life’s big events. The complete version of the eBay Stages of Life Survival Guide is available for download here or you can click on individual stages below:

Fiona Lippey, founder of www.simplesavings.com.au

Fiona Lippey is founder of the popular money management website Simple Savings (www.simplesavings.com.au). A self-titled miser extraordinaire, Fiona has provided advice to over 60,000 Australians, transforming everyday consumers into smarter shoppers.

Sensitive to the average mum’s struggle for financial security, Fiona set up Simple Savings in 2003 – a jargon-free website offering tips on saving money when shopping. Today, the website has over 130,000 visitors a month and has been finalist in the Australian Netguide Web Awards each year since inception, winning the inaugural Peoples’ Choice award in 2005.

Exercising her money-saving philosophy everyday, Fiona continues to work from her Queensland home while caring for her two children.