Bryan Pratt, CFP® Honored in Forbes’ List of Top Next Gen Advisors

The PKA Team By | On August 8, 2018

We are excited to announce that Bryan Pratt, CFP®, has been named to the Forbes’ Top Next Generation Wealth Advisors list for 2018. The list was published recently on Forbes.com. Bryan is one of only 23 advisors selected from the State of Minnesota, and of those, one of just two based outside of the Minneapolis-St. Paul […]

5 Ways Criminals Use Social Engineering To Scam Us

Dan Kutzke By | On August 7, 2018

A major risk to both businesses and individuals, social engineering involves the exploitation of our very nature. Specifically, criminals use social engineering techniques to elicit feelings of fear, uncertainty, pressure, and excitement in the hope that we will deviate from the ways we typically behave. Their goal is to gain access to our sensitive information […]

Market Update For The Month Ending July 31, 2018

The PKA Team By | On August 6, 2018

Strong July for global markets Global markets had a strong July, rebounding from a volatile June. Here in the U.S., the S&P 500 Index gained 3.72 percent while the Dow Jones Industrial Average grew 4.83 percent. The Nasdaq lagged its counterparts with a gain of 2.19 percent, after a technology sell-off pulled down performance at […]