Richard A Nese III, CFP®
Financial Advisor

Armstrong Financial

Helping You Plan A Better Tomorrow

Where do you see yourself in three years? Where would you like to be financially, professionally, and personally? How about in five, ten, or even twenty years? How do you define your own success?

My team and I view financial planning through a unique lens. We start with the end in mind. We are passionate to hear your story and share ideas on how to reach your goals for the best possible tomorrow.

I am excited for the opportunity to learn what is truly most important to you to provide guidance and education to help you develop and execute your financial plan.

Our Unique Culture

At Northwestern Mutual, our focus has always been to put the client first. As an industry leader for over 160 years, we do what is right for you and with you at every turn. Today, we strive to be at the center of our clients’ financial lives, to provide world class solutions delivered through our financial planning process, and to help our clients lead a better financial tomorrow.

The Northwestern Mutual Difference

Backed by the strength of Northwestern Mutual, my team and I provide you with a balanced approach to achieving your goal of financial security, assuring that your intentions have been understood and your needs are being addressed. And when it comes to implementing solutions, the full capabilities of Northwestern Mutual are leveraged to provide you with exclusive access to a comprehensive variety of products and services.


Home is where the greatest moments are shared and where the most valuable and meaningful memories are made. But sometimes, life happens. From technology and social media to work-life imbalance to competing schedules, families can struggle to be present and connect on a more personal level at home.

This fall, Northwestern Mutual wants families to find that connection at home again. Parents can submit a video or photo of their kid's ultimate home experience inspiration — the bigger, the more out-of-the-box, and the more imaginative the ideas, the better — and we may just ring your doorbell to make your dream a reality!

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If you live for it, we’ll help you plan for it.

See what our version of financial planning looks like.

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Good News for Our Clients

In 2018, we expect to again lead the industry in total dividends paid to our clients. Read more.


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