Do millennials need a prenup?

Before tying the knot, it’s important to talk about money and goals with your significant other -- it’s something we’ve discussed before on Ramparts. Getting each person on the same page is essential for a harmonious financial future together. Increasingly, part of that discussion for millennials includes prenuptial agreements (prenup).…

Charlie’s month-end reading list

Here are some of the latest topics of interest at Fort Pitt Capital: The first article, “Who dominates global steel production & trade?” is from Wolf Street. It discusses the Trump administration’s tariffs on steel, and how the rest of the world fares. Steel production in China has boomed this…

Millennials & their money habits

It’s no secret that millennials are much different than previous generations. Researchers have been closely following this cohort and have uncovered substantial findings about their financial behaviors. Below, we outline two standout takeaways about this demographic, how they view money, and some best practice tips they can consider to find…

Investing 101 for millennials

Investing can be intimidating, especially if you’re new to it and try to do it alone. As an advisor and a millennial myself, I’d like to shed some light on the importance of investing and working with an advisor, and I’ll begin with my single, best piece of advice…start early.…