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At  HK Financial Services, our team’s priority is to build your unique wealth management strategy around what is most important to you – your goals, dreams, and time horizons. By combining the expertise of your CPA firm and the wealth management expertise of HKFS, you experience an all-encompassing and tax-efficient approach to financial planning.

  • 100HKFS is a Top 100 Wealth Manager in the U.S. as recognized by Forbes
  • $3B HKFS has over $3 billion in assets under management as of 06/26/18 ($3.2B as of 12/31/17)*
  • Forbes HKFS is in the top 50 fastest growing RIA as recognized by Forbes
  • RIA HKFS is the largest Registered Investment Adviser firm in the state of Iowa
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The HKFS Blog

Market Recap – Week Ending 6/7/19

  Ivan Gruhl, Chief Investment Officer, HK Financial Services Overview: Stocks rebounded across the globe last week led by a rally in the U.S., where the S&P 500 had its best gain on Tuesday since January. The S&P

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Market Recap – Week Ending 05/31/19

Ivan Gruhl, Chief Investment Officer, HK Financial Services Overview: Stock markets declined and bonds rallied last week as global trade tensions persisted amid continued economic growth concerns. Last week the Trump administration announced plans to impose tariffs on

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Teaching Children Personal Finance

June 2019 By: Scott Walloch CPA, CFP®, HKFS Financial Planning Consultant   Teach children about money now, or be ready to help As a parent of three children in a digital and on-demand world, it quickly became apparent to me

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Market Recap – Week Ending 05/24/19

Overview: Market sentiment continued to be driven by trade commentary from the U.S. and China. Last week’s sanctions against the China tech company Huawei added an additional layer of complexity to the state of relations between the countries. Stocks

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Market Recap – Week Ending 05/10/19

Update 05/13/19 at 8 a.m. CDT: U.S. stock futures are down sharply pre-market Monday morning with the Dow off about 500 points and the S&P 500 index down 2%. Meanwhile, the 10-year Treasury is trading at 2.4

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Market Recap – Week Ending 05/03/19

Update 05/06/19 at 7:55 a.m: Yesterday, President Trump threatened to hit China with more tariffs, potentially escalating the trade war between the countries. Markets have responded with a frantic ‘risk-off’ trade that have sent stocks lower globally. U.S.

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Investing in a World of Information Overload – The Occam’s Razor Approach

May 2019
By Ivan Gruhl, Chief Investment Officer, HK Financial Services   Stephen Hawking, the late renowned theoretical physicist and author, writes in A Brief History of Time: "We could still imagine that there is a set of laws

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Market Recap – Week Ending 04/26/19

Overview: Stocks were mixed across the globe last week. The U.S. stock market rallied after a busy week of generally positive earnings, with the S&P 500 up 1.2% for the week. Overseas, international developed stocks were

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Market Recap – Week Ending 04/19/19

Overview: Mixed news left stock and bond markets mostly unchanged for the holiday-shortened past week. First quarter earnings had a stronger-than-expected start, and China GDP beat consensus at a 6.4% growth rate. In China, a rise in industrial production

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Market Recap – Week Ending 04/12/19

Overview: Global equities rallied late in the week after positive trade and credit data was reported out of China. Financial companies such as JP Morgan and Wells Fargo helped provide an unexpectedly strong start to the first quarter

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