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Brian Gongaware, CFP®

Brian T. Gongaware is a Principal of McKinley Carter and serves as Director of Advisory Services. Brian also leads our Pittsburgh office and serves as the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer.

Prior to McKinley Carter, Brian was the President and Senior Relationship Manager of NetWorth Investment Advisors, Inc., where he was responsible for managing the firm, new business development, and served as a wealth advisor/client relationship manager.

Brian has a bachelor's degree in financial planning from Grove City College and an MBA in Finance and Management from Duquesne University. He is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional.
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Brian Gongaware, CFP®
Brian Gongaware, CFP®

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Preparing for a lifelong financial journey requires an understanding of the possibilities, potential resources, and identification of contingency plans. The journey likely will require navigating a series of obstacles through varying conditions. You don’t have to sacrifice a Good Life today for a Good Life solely in retirement. How can we live a Good Life now and in the future? Read about the six critical actions required to equip yourself for a Good Life, financially.

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Our financial life can begin with the feeling of being in over our head. Here's how to learn new skills and get comfortable making financial decisions.

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Just like dealing with blind spots when driving a car, you may also experience "financial blind spots" in your life. Here are tips to successfully navigate them

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We don't spend much time teaching our family members about money and good financial decision-making. Here are some successful methods for all generations.

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Retirement planning can be an enjoyable experience, when you focus and make needed corrections along the way when life throws you those curve balls.

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