Many Worried After Computer Glitches Interrupt NYSE, Travel, NewsFirst, United Airlines, then the New York Stock Exchange, and then the Wall Street Journal; travel, money and news were all interrupted Wednesday by computer glitches.
Relief Fund Still Helping Familes Affected By Sept. 11thPITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) - Rick Applegate from Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners gives his Moneytalk report with Larry and John every morning and 13 years ago the company was hit with a devastating loss. Cantor Fitzgerald occupied offices at the top of the World Trade Center and on September 11th 2001 the company lost 658 employees during the attacks. Edie Lutnick who lost her brother Gary on September 11th is the co-founder and president of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund.
Credit Card Companies May Charge New FeesFirst Commonwealth Financial Advisors President & CEO and host of KDKA's Moneytalk Rick Applegate joins KDKA's Mike Pintek Thursday to discuss the new fees credit card companies may start charging on Monday, Feb. 4.
The Fiscal Cliff Is LoomingKDKA-AM's Larry and John talk to First Commonwealth's Rick Applegate about what the Fiscal Cliff is and why you should be concerned.
Are You Better Off Than You Were 4 Years AgoTopics of discussion include the economic state of the country now as compared to back in 2008. Rick tells KDKA listeners that he thinks we are better off now and why.
PTL Links: April 11, 2012Some of today's topics include: <li><a href="http://www.hgtv.com/green-home/index.html" target="_blank">HGTV Green Home 2012</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/en/shows/michael-jackson-tour/default.aspx" target="_blank">Michael Jackson Immortal World Tour</a></li> <li><a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/04/11/ranias-recipes-hummus-shrimp-tacos-more/" target="_blank">Rania Harris</a></li> <a href="http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/04/11/ptl-links-april-11-2012/">Click here for more of today's links!</a>
Financial Advisers Weigh In On Smart Investments KDKA Radio's Robert Mangino speaks with Hefren-Tillotson vice president Jayme Meredith and financial analyst Rick Applegate.
Did Bin Laden Succeed? A Financial Advisor Says MaybeKDKA AM's Larry and John talk to First Commonwealth's Rick Applegate about what Osama Bin Laden really wanted to happen on 9/11.
Wall Street WoesWith the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeting over 500 points in a single day, Robert Mangino talks with Rick Applegate, financial advisor with First Commonwealth Financial and host of KDKA's MoneyTalk, to sift through the financial rubble.
Financial Analysts Worry About Impact Of Potential Government DefaultAs politicians in Washington fail to compromise on the nation's debt ceiling, local financial analysts worry about the impact on us.
Gas Prices Continue To Skyrocket Americans are feeling historic pain at the pump, and everyone has their theories as to why this is taking place. The truth is there is a number of contributing factors.
Investors Look To a New Week