Richard A. Faraone

Financial Planner

Richard Faraone, Financial Planner, at Academy Financial Inc. Rick and his business partner, Robert Eisenberg work together in the Vienna, VA office. Rick has been in the financial services industry over 15 years. While most of his clients are in the immediate Washington Metropolitan area, he has a growing number of clients throughout the country. Specializing in estate planning strategies, business succession, investment and retirement planning, he works to help clients achieve financial independence and also preserve their estates so their hard-earned wealth is sustainable for generations to come.


Areas of Expertise

  • Retirement Planning
  • Wealth Management
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Estate Planning Strategies


“Serve First, Last and Always” –  The firm philosophy at Lincoln Financial Advisors was conceived over 75 years ago and continues to drive our business today.

Personal Information

Rick lives in Gaithersburg, MD with his wife Cathy and four children, Jack, Kate, Bobby and Annie.

Community Involvement

Rick is an active member of the UD alumni group.

Professional Involvement

Rick is gaining recognition in the area as a specialist in retirement planning – offering seminars and conducting speaking engagements on the topic to individuals and businesses alike. He is also a member of The Resource Group (TRG), comprised of the top planners in Lincoln Financial Advisors.


  • FINRA Registrations: Series 7 and 66
  • Life and Health Insurance Licensed


  • Bachelors of Science in Business Management, University of Delaware



Phone 703.287.1559