Christine Luken


Christine Luken, The Financial Lifeguard, is a Certified Financial Coach, speaker, and writer. Her passion is to empower others to rescue their financial dignity. She couples financial strategy with the emotional, relational, and mindset aspects of money for lasting positive change.

She graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, with minors in Business Administration and Psychology. Christine worked for 13 years as the Vice President of HR & Accounting in the manufacturing sector before starting her own company, 7 Pillars, LLC in 2010. Prior to that, Christine worked for almost five years in the banking industry, both in retail and collections. She has over twelve year of financial counseling experience, both with individuals and small business owners. Christine teaches Money Wellness classes and webinars to the employees of businesses all over the country. She is an active member of the Financial Therapy Association and a Kentucky Colonel.

Christine lives in the Greater Cincinnati area with her husband, Nick, and her two cats, Peanut and Little Tiny. She loves to read, golf, paint, swim, and travel to tropical locations.

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Interview with the Financial Lifeguard
Dan Wells, FOX19 reporter, interviews author Christine Luken, the Financial Lifeguard, about her book, "Money is Emotional: Prevent Your Heart from Hijacking Your Wallet." Her book is unique in that it helps people to harness the power of their emotions to achieve their money goals.


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