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A Financial Starting Point for Young People

By: David Jeter, CFP®

You may be a freshly minted graduate beginning your first ‘real’ job or maybe you’re a couple years in and feel confident about your start in our profession. Either way, you have a financial journey ahead of […]

The Roth IRA…The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread

By: Nancy D. McKee, CFP®

My mother was well known for her prolific use of expressions: “Money doesn’t grow on trees,” and “If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.”  Sometimes we knew what she was inferring, but other times her sayings […]

Utilizing Low Income Years After Retirement

By: Ralph S. Boyd, Jr., CFP®

Planning options prior to Social Security and Required Minimum Distributions

We often receive questions from clients concerning the decision to delay social security benefits until the maximum age of 70.  This is a decision that requires […]

Key Steps to Combat the Rising Cost of a College Education

By: William Merrell, CFP®

It is no secret that a college education is expensive. Between tuition, fees, room and board, the total cost can be mind boggling for parents that have not paid attention to the cost of tuition since they […]

Investment Choices or Investor Choices?

By: David Jeter, CFP®

There are two primary economic stories that are catching our attention as we begin 2015.  One is the rise in the value of the U.S. dollar vs. other currencies, and the second issue is the plummeting price […]

Allegheny Financial Group Announces ‘Good Neighbor’ Donations to Four Area Organizations

Pittsburgh, PA, January 13, 2015 — Allegheny Financial Group, a financial planning and investment management firm, announces their first annual ‘Good Neighbor’ donation to four neighboring North Hills organizations.  Donation recipients include, HEARTH, North Hills Food Bank, Northgate School District, […]

Allegheny’s Jack Kraus featured in Pittsburgh Quarterly

Allegheny’s Jack Kraus featured in Summer 2014 issue of Pittsburgh Quarterly

The impact is uncertain and will be dependent on the strength of the U.S. economy moving forward. The Fed may start to increase rates either in 2015 or 2016, so […]

Recipients of Five Star Wealth Managers Award

Allegheny Financial Group and Allegheny Investments Announce Recipients of Five Star Wealth Managers Award

Pittsburgh, PA, April 4, 2014 — Allegheny Financial Group and Allegheny Investments are proud to announce firm members receiving the 2014 Five Star Wealth Managers […]