Armando Merino, CFP®

Armando Merino, CFP®

Partner, Aspire Financial

Armando has been with Equitable since 2009. He strives to service the people who build our communities. As a member of both the Retirement Benefits Group and Elite Producers Group, he provides financial education and wealth management services to the educators and staff in our public schools, colleges, and universities; hospitals and municipal works; and nonprofit employees. He desires to develop lifelong relationships with his clients.  Armando helps his individual and business clients using the following products and services:


• Fixed income investments – Mutual Funds, ETF’s
• Retirement Planning – IRA’s, Roth IRA’s, SEP & Simple IRA’s, 401k, 403b, 457, profit sharing, and pension plans
• Education Planning – Coverdell ESA, 529 Plans
• Investment accounts
• Investment Advisory programs
• Life Insurance
• Annuities
• Disability & Long Term Care planning
• Health Insurance -Business planning
• Financial planning


Armando currently resides in LaGrange, NY where he enjoys spending time with his wife Brooke and son Roman.

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, CFP® (with plaque design) and CFP® (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.

Aspire Financial Group is not owned and operated by Equitable Advisors.


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