A West Virginia wealth management firm has expanded into western Pennsylvania.

McKinley Carter Wealth Services Inc., Wheeling, Va., has acquired NetWorth Investment Advisors Inc., Wexford, Pa., through a merger.

Brian Gongaware, who founded NetWorth in 1999 and has been the firm’s president, is now a principal at McKinley Carter. He will oversee McKinley Carter’s Pittsburgh region.

McKinley Carter was founded in 2003 and now has a total of 30 employees.