finances

Two Big Opportunities to Save Money Instead of Spend

As more Americans live paycheck to paycheck, Christina Lynn offers this advice

As we inch closer to the season where we’re encouraged to spend freely on not just others, but treat ourselves as well, financial advisor Christina Lynn says it’s important to step back and look at your bigger financial picture. Short term wins, she says, often do little for us in the long run. What are smart moves this time of…

Financial Lessons We Can All Learn From Natural Disasters

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It’s been a tough year here in South Dakota, and across the nation when it comes to natural disasters. We’ve experienced a lot of flooding locally, and recovering from that can really take a huge financial toll on a family. Christina Lynn of Lynn Financial joined us with what we might all learn from these recent…

Best Financial Advice for Buying a Home

Local financial expert shares four important tips she says will save you in the long run

If you’re in the market at all for new home, you have to know that it has been a seller’s market in the Sioux Falls metro area and the surrounding regions for years. With more people moving to South Dakota, land and properties are at a premium right now. That can make buying or financing a new home or an…

5 Financial Questions to Ask Before Tying the Knot

It is perhaps one of the most important conversations to have with a significant other, yet one of those we tend to avoid at all costs as we prepare to spend the rest of our lives, homes and finances with another person. Personal finance expert, Christina Lynn of Lynn Financial, outlines the five most important financial discussions to have before…

Tips For Succeeding at Financial New Year’s Resolutions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Nearly half of Americans make New Year’s resolutions each year according to research from the University of Scranton and of those, only 8% are likely to succeed.     Christina Lynn, a Registered Investment Rep. at Lynn Financial in Sioux Falls says with the right New Year’s resolutions, you can get your finances back on track. She says…