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Allegheny Financial Group Recognized as One of Pittsburgh’s Top 10 Best Financial Advisors by AdvisoryHQ News

Allegheny Financial Group, a financial planning and investment management firm, has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Best Financial Advisors in Pittsburgh by AdvisoryHQ News.  The online news media cited several key factors attributing to Allegheny Financial Group’s selection in the ranking including […]

Allegheny Financial Group Announces Good Neighbor Awards for Eight Local Organizations

Allegheny Financial Group awards support neighboring organizations
that are making a difference in the North Hills Community.

Pittsburgh, PA, March 7, 2017 — Allegheny Financial Group, a financial planning and investment management firm, announced today the recipients of its third annual Good Neighbor Awards. The eight award recipients include Avalon Public Library, Girls on […]

Long-Term Investing Trumps Short-Term Fears

We are cursed to live in interesting times. This election cycle presented us with two candidates, who, by all accounts, were the two least popular in American history. On November 8th, the American people elected Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States of America. […]

Allegheny Financial Group Celebrates 40 Years of Financial Planning

40th_anniversary_logo_fnl2016 marks Pittsburgh-based financial planning firm’s milestone.

Pittsburgh, PA, October 17, 2016 — Allegheny Financial Group, a financial planning and investment management firm, announces the 40th anniversary of its founding in 1976 by James J. Browne, CFP®, and James D. Hohman, CFP®, two men […]

Allegheny Financial Group Named One of Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces

twp_pittsburgh_portrait_2016_awAllegheny Financial Group, a financial planning and investment management firm, is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces for 2016. The Top Workplaces are determined solely by employee feedback through a survey conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm […]

Benefits of Purchasing Insurance Through Your Financial Adviser Versus the Internet

insurance umbrella Being prepared for life’s unexpected events can be a daunting task that many often put on hold. One way to protect your family and their future is by purchasing insurance.  According to a March 2016 survey conducted by Life Happens, more than half (54%) of […]

Five Reasons to Use a Financial Adviser (the human kind)

Computers are a prominent way of life and are becoming faster and smarter by the minute.  They are in our everyday appliances, phones, cars, factories, and they even perform life-saving surgeries.  Some people even use a robo adviser to manage their investment portfolio.  A robo adviser is defined as an online wealth management service that […]

Newly Minted Adult Children – What did(n’t) we teach them?

As the parent of three young Millennials, ages 25, 23 and 19 years old, I pondered this question.

I did a fair bit of reflecting this past week as I visited with my parents in New York. I thought long and hard about the financial lessons that had been imparted to me while growing up and […]

College Planning: The Six-Step Financial Aid Process

Recent statistics on the cost of college from the Trends in College Pricing 2015, published by the College Board, detail one of the major problems facing students and families paying for higher education.

Since 2005, the average public four-year-cost of attending college has increased 40%, or 3.4% above the average inflation rate.

The average published fees for […]