Stuart's Qualifications

Stuart H. Armstrong II

Financial Planner


Since 1986, clients have chosen Stuart Armstrong as their lead advisor because he is able to help them chart their course to financial independence with patience, integrity and wisdom. What this means to you is that he will invest the time to understand your unique circumstances and then develop personalized strategies that will help you maximize opportunities under any market conditions. The ultimate goal is striving toward a life with greater security, better peace of mind, and passion for the things that matter most.

Stuart graduated from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Stuart has obtained various industry designations and certifications, including: CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER), ChFC® (Chartered Financial Consultant®), CLU® (Charted Life Underwriter®), CLTC (Certified in Long Term Care), ADPA® (Accredited Domestic Partner Advisor®), and AIF® (Accredited Investment Fiduciary®).

Stuart was honored to serve a three-year term from 2013 through 2015 on the National Board of Directors for the Financial Planning Association (FPA), the largest membership of financial planners in the United States. He is currently a member of the CFP Board Center for Financial Planning Advisory Council and also serves on the Mass Audubon Advisory Council.

In 2019, Stuart was named the winner of the Heart of Financial Planning Award by the FPA, an award that recognizes individuals who demonstrate commitment and passion in doing extraordinary work to contribute or give back to the financial planning community and/or the public. In addition, he recieved the Allegheny College Gold Citation, an honor awarded to an Allegheny graduate in recognition and appreciation of honor reflected upon the College by virtue of professional or volunteer activities.

In his spare time, Stuart is active in volunteering for various Boston area non-profit groups. Stuart can often be seen skiing, off to the movies and plays or out in his growing garden. Stuart has lived in the Boston area for over thirty years and he currently resides in Milton with his partner, Mike, and their cat Geo.

Heart of Financial Planning Award:

Recipients embody the heart of financial planning and represent FPA's Core Values of integrity, competence, relationships and stewardship. Financial Planning Award Committee determines the award winner(s) from a list of nominees. No fee is paid for this consideration.

Third-party rankings and recognitions are no guarantee of future investment success and do not ensure that a client or prospective client will experience a higher level of performance or results. These ratings should not be construed as an endorsement of the advisor by any client nor are they representative of any one client's evaluation. Royal Alliance Associates, Inc., does not offer long term care products or services.

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