Penn State Grad Helps Generations Plan

Penn State Grad Helps Generations Plan For The Future   Ash Toumayants, a Penn State Grad and president of State College, PA-based financial planning firm Strong Tower Associates, spoke with reporter Roger Van Scyoc in an interview for Centre Daily Times. Toumayants talked about starting his financial planning firm while his wife was expecting and […]

What Merit-Based Medicare Payments Mean For You

What Merit-Based Medicare Payments Mean For You    Ash Toumayants, president of Strong Tower Associates, a Central PA- based financial planning firm, spoke with U.S. News & World Report personal finance reporter, Maryalene LaPonsie, about merit-based Medicare payments. The shift away from fee-for-service should be a positive change to Medicare planning, but Toumayants explained why […]

How To Retire Without A Mortgage

How To Retire Without A Mortgage    Ash Toumayants, the founder of Strong Tower Associates, a financial planning firm based in State College, PA, talked to Go Banking Rates reporter Lia Sestric about what people can do to retire without a mortgage. Toumayants’ primary recommendation was to cash in on the value of a property […]

Will Your Social Security Plummet in 2017?

Will Your Social Security Plummet in 2017?    State College financial advisor and president of Strong Tower Associates, Ash Toumayants, spoke with The Street reporter Robert McGarvey about how social security could change in 2017. Toumayants suggest that current long-term disparities in treatment are likely to worsen if Medicare Part B costs continue to rise, […]

25 Brilliant Retirement Ideas

25 Brilliant Retirement Ideas    Ash Toumayants, a financial advisor and founder of Strong Tower Associates in State College, Penn., spoke with Go Banking Rates reporter Morgan Quinn about retirement planning. As many retirees are unprepared for the cost of long-term care, Toumayants discusses the importance of estimating health care costs as a part of […]

Guiding Clients Through the Medicare Maze

Guiding Clients Through the Medicare Maze    Ash Toumayants, founder of Central Pennsylvania-based financial planning firm Strong Tower Associates, spoke with Retirement Income Journal reporter, Kerry Petcher, about navigating Medicare. “Medicare counseling can be an excellent marketing tool for advisors, especially those who are positioning themselves as retirement specialists. Just ask Ash Toumayants of State […]

6 Facts to Know About Reverse Mortgages

6 Facts to Know About Reverse Mortgages    Financial advisor and founder of Central Pennsylvania based wealth management firm Strong Tower Associates, Ash Toumayants, spoke to U.S News contributor Debbie Carlson about reverse mortgages, which allow homeowners to cash out equity but can have some negatively associated costs. Instead of seeking a reverse mortgage, Toumayants […]