In just the last decade, words like phishing, spoofing, pharming and ransomware have been added to our vocabulary. No doubt about it, cybersecurity has become one of the top concerns among our clients.
In this episode of Your Money Momentum, host Tom Kennedy has a cybersecurity chat with former FBI Agent James Morrison that is sure to pique your interest. They’ll discuss the past, present and future of cybercrime and identity theft, how to avoid it and what to do if you become a victim. For further information about cybersecurity, our article Tech Talk on Cybersecurity digs deeper into the subject. You can also learn more about two-factor and multi-factor authentication to keep your accounts safe.
Host Bio: Tom Kennedy, CFP®
Tom joined Global Wealth Advisors in our Houston, Texas office in 2018 and became a managing partner in 2021. With over a dozen years of experience, he serves as our host of Your Money Momentum, a GWA podcast on financially related topics. He graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification which is awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. In a partnership between Columbia University’s Earth Institute and Alliance Bernstein, he also earned the Climate Change and Investment Academy Certificate. In 2021 he was elected to serve on the board for United Against Human Trafficking where he assists the nonprofit with business planning, fundraising, and providing trafficking survivors with the financial skills necessary to reduce risk of revictimization. He holds the FINRA Series 6, 7, 63 and 66 securities registrations with Commonwealth Financial Network®, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Advisor.