Charlie’s month-end reading list

Hello Ramparts readers; it’s time for the next set of monthly reads…hand-selected by the analysts at Fort Pitt Capital Group. Enjoy! The first piece is by Ruth Simon and Caelainn Barr, titled “Endangered species: Young US entrepreneurs.” According to a recent report, the share of people under age 30 who…

RMD Rules & Regulations

It’s hard to believe that another year is almost behind us. Year-end means a number of things for us at Fort Pitt. One perennial concern for our retired clients and clients who have inherited requirement assets is the matter of Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs). A recent Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article in…

401(k) confusion or IRA consolidation?

Earlier this month, reports were released by congressional auditors stating that consumers are increasingly confused about complex regulations surrounding their 401(k) accounts. While there are a number of intricate elements to consider as employees fund these retirement vehicles (fees, yearly contribution limits, etc.), an overwhelming uncertainty we see at Fort…