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Allisyn Houghton Joins The Richards Group

September 2016 (Brattleboro VT) - The Richards Group is pleased to introduce Allisyn Houghton, who has been hired to advise employers with the management of their retirement plans as well as leading onsite education initiatives for plan participants.

“We are excited to have Allisyn join The Richards Group’s retirement plan services practice. Allisyn brings a lot of skill and talent to our organization and is a great addition to our firm,” said Ben Taggard, Vice President of Wealth Management.

Most recently Allisyn was employed by an international digital publishing company where in addition to being a Staff Accountant she provided financial analysis based on sales data and anticipated market trends, and coordinated the sales and marketing efforts of the North American branch. She graduated from the Isenberg School of Management with her Bachelor’s in Accounting in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Allisyn is passionate about helping local businesses succeed and has provided guidance to various businesses and nonprofits with regard to bookkeeping, accounting and tax code adherence. She has also been involved in area youth sports for more than a decade, volunteering in both a coaching and officiating capacity.

“I’m delighted to join The Richards Group” said Allisyn, “the firm has an excellent reputation as a member of the community and I look forward to helping employers and participants with their retirement plans.”  Allisyn holds her FINRA Series 6 and 63 securities licenses.

Established in 1867, The Richards Group is one of the region’s leading insurance, employee benefits and retirement plan services firms, serving over 15,000 clients in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts. The firm currently has ten offices located in New Hampshire and Vermont. For more information, please visit

Allisyn will be based out of our Brattleboro office at 48 Harris Place Brattleboro VT 05301 and can be reached at (802) 254-6016 or by email at