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October 2018

Get Schooled on College Savings Plans

Get Schooled on College Savings Plans Michael Armstrong Partner and Financial Advisor, Armstrong Advisory Group A lot of parents start obsessing over the thought of saving for college when their kids are very young. I have three daughters who are all under the age of three and this issue, along with our sleepless, heavy-diapered newborn [...]

May 2018

Sell in May and Go Away

Sell in May and Go Away Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group If you are an investor, you have probably heard the old adage, “Sell in May and go away.” It implies that the market tends to underperform during the period between May and October. Although some investors use the concept to inform [...]

January 2018

This New Year’s Resolution Could Change Your Life

This New Year’s Resolution Could Change Your Life Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group It seems like many New Year’s resolutions are made to be broken.  According to a report from Business Insider, folks relegate 80% of them to the ash heap of good intentions by the time February rolls around each year.  [...]

May 2017

The Dangers of Doing It Yourself

Image courtesy of YourMoney.com The Dangers of Doing It Yourself   Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group   Many investors have made it a point to manage their own investment portfolios.  In the financial services industry, we call these people do-it-yourself (DIY) investors.  It is true that there are DIY investors who are [...]

March 2017

What to Do If You Win the Lottery

Image courtesy of USA Today What to Do If You Win the Lottery   Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group   Congratulations, you just won the lottery.  You now belong to an exclusive group of people who have stumbled upon the elusive intersection of luck and wealth.  Although this is an exciting time [...]

February 2017

The Dangers of Doing It Yourself

(Image courtesy of Entrepreneur.com) The Dangers of Doing It Yourself Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group   Many investors have made it a point to manage their own investment portfolios.  In the financial services industry, we call these people do-it-yourself (DIY) investors.  It is true that there are DIY investors who are mostly [...]

January 2017

Realities of Real Estate Investing

Image courtesy of Forbes Realities of Real Estate Investing   Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group   Real estate has become a common investment vehicle over the past few decades.  Its global prominence has accelerated thanks to tycoons such as Donald Trump, a billionaire many times over who also happens to be the [...]

November 2016

The Road Ahead: A Bright Future for Electric Vehicles

Barry Armstrong Founder and President, Armstrong Advisory Group Steven Spielberg’s film Back to the Future II predicted the recent technological developments in our world with pretty impressive accuracy. In 2015, Lexus created a prototype of the hoverboard. Video calls take place across the globe today thanks to widely available programs such as Facetime and Skype. [...]