81 Highland Avenue, Suite 200
Bethlehem , PA 18017



Robert DiNicola, MBA

Robert DiNicola, MBA

Senior Partner

Retirement Planning Specialist


Robert's background includes over 28 years experience; focusing on business and personal financial planning strategies, estate preservation, investment strategies especially for retirement.

Robert designs financial strategies, serving high-net-worth individuals, and guides them through a planning process concentrating on suitable recommendations. Working with a team of professional associates; they concentrate their efforts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, especially Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania and have an established core business in the New York Tri-State area.

Since 1989, Robert has developed successful relationships with CPA's in Westchester, New York, where he provides financial services for their clientele. He is a recognized leader with AXA Advisors, LLC. He is a member of The Platinum Select Group, a division of AXA Advisors, LLC, which is a select group of financial professionals who are distinguished for achieving a high standard of experience and service. He achieved membership in 1995 in the Million Dollar Round Table, recognized internationally as the standard of excellence in the life insurance industry. Robert has achieved The AXA/Equitable "Hall Of Fame Award" in 2003, has reached the "Hallmark" Award in 2004, the "Circle of Excellence" in 2006 & 2007, and The Superior Achievement Award in 2008.


Robert presents seminars, educating employees of all types of organizations. He has designed and presented seminars for Associations and CPA Firms. Topics: "The 15 Financial Myths Demystified", and "The Family Love Letter."

Education, Professional & Civic Affiliations:

Robert has been awarded the title of Retirement Planning Specialist by AXA Advisors based on the successful receipt of a Certificate in Retirement Planning from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

He is a graduate, of Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York, MBA in Finance, '89. Received his BBA at Bernard M. Baruch College, '78;

Maintains continuing education in the areas of Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning, and Retirement Planning.

FINRA Registrations: Series 6, 63, 65 and 7

Member of: The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, The American Association of Individual Investors, The New York Association of Life Underwriters, The Westchester Chapter of Financial Planners and Life Underwriters, Qualified Member of The International Association of Financial Planners, Contributor to The United Way, The American Heart Association, The Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc., NFL Alumni/Helping Hands for Kids, Dr. Theodore Atlas Foundation, Starlight Children's Foundation, Multiple Sclerosis Organization, and United Cerebral Palsy.

Robert, his wife Ramona, and three children live in The Lehigh Valley-Pennsylvania.


The Retirement Planning Specialist title is awarded by AXA Advisors, based upon the Financial Professional's (FP) receipt of a Certificate in Retirement Planning from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. In a collaboration between the Wharton School and AXA Advisors' affiliate, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company (NY, NY), coursework for the certificate was developed exclusively for AXA Advisors FPs, and the title may be used only by FPs who have completed the required coursework and maintain the title through ongoing continuing education requirements. To verify that an FP has earned and holds the title in good standing, contact AXA Equitable Complaints about an AXA Advisors FP should be directed to

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Phone 610.330.0305
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