Fragasso Financial Advisors management and staff are often quoted by local and national media. Below are our recent media posts.
Read More Read More Three Pittsburgh executives were among Barron’s 2016 ranking of the Top 100 Independent Wealth Advisors.
Read More Read More "Clients will need financial guidance and management as never before as baby boomers march inexorably toward their retirements and many are unprepared. Also technological changes are causing our industry to consider its delivery methods, similar to the newspaper industry," Fragasso said. “It’s been in the works for years, and it wasn’t a surprise when it came out. The only surprise was that it was watered down, because there was a level of panic that was setting in over the past year. A lot of models haven’t adjusted,” says Daniel J. Dingus, president and executive director of portfolio management at Fragasso Financial Advisors.
Read More Read More "Clients will need financial guidance and management as never before as baby boomers march inexorably toward their retirements and many are unprepared. Also technological changes are causing our industry to consider its delivery methods, similar to the newspaper industry," Fragasso said.
Read More Read More Too many people make the mistake of thinking that low inflation is going to continue into the future," Fertig says. "It won't. Inflation has averaged between 3 and 4 percent over the last century and it will average in that range again. We won't see 1 percent inflation long-term and anyone who doesn't account for at least a 3 percent inflation rate will be in trouble 10 and 20 years into retirement."
Read More Read More “It's hard to view retirement as something that's reasonable to plan for because it's 30 and 40 years away,” said Hoover, 31, of Downtown-based Fragasso Financial Advisors. “Folks in that age bracket are dealing with a combination of debt, through student loans or a mortgage. They're dealing with young children. All these combine to make people question whether it's reasonable to save.”
Read More Read More Fragasso Financial Advisors is currently the only financial services firm in the Pittsburgh region with plans to provide robo investing. The robo platform at Fragasso is expected to be open to the public by September. Chairman and CEO Robert Fragasso said robo clients will have a choice of either going totally robo or they can request help from one of the company’s financial advisers.
Read More Read More “When you start out early and you have very little and you acquire your assets together, then justifiably, they should be shared. But that’s not true when you come to the marriage with assets,” said Robert Fragasso, chairman and CEO of Fragasso Financial Advisors, Downtown.
Read More Read More Many people work hard for decades and look forward to travel, a vacation home and pursuing expensive hobbies. Mattiucci said workers with those goals need to work with a financial planner to figure out how to make them possible.
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