Retirement planning firm to open Lock Haven office

LOCK HAVEN — Strong Tower Associates, a retirement planning firm, plans to open a branch office at 215 N. Grove St. here, with April 2 as the official first day of business.

The firm’s main office is in State College, and there are two other branch offices, in Lewisburg and Harrisburg.

The new office in Lock Haven will serve current clients in this area and provide a more convenient meeting location. Greg Korn is the agent servicing the greater Lock Haven community.

Strong Tower Associates, founded by Ash Toumayants in 2013, works with individuals and families from a wide range of backgrounds. The firm develops financial planning strategies tailored to each person’s needs and situation. Its services include asset management, financial planning and management, estate and inheritance planning, and wealth management.

“We provide disciplined and, most of all, fee-only financial planning services,” the firm states on its website, “This means, as fiduciaries, we commit ourselves to the best course of action for you. We are not salespeople, stockbrokers or market timers — rather, we help you plan for retirement, mitigate investment risks, reduce costs and remain informed on your personal finances.”