Welcome to Porter Financial Strategies
financial planning for your future is what we take pride in. Chris Porter has been planning for his clients' needs for over 25 years. Whether it’s for your child’s future educational goals, your retirement or to leave a family legacy, Chris is here for you and your family’s financial objectives. Feel free to click on “Services” to see what we have to offer here at PFS.
Porter Financial Strategies
What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
5 Things That Seasoned Travelers Are Doing (That You're Not)
A collection of tips from professional travelers.
How to Make the Tax Code Work for You
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
There’s been a lot of talk about Tax Reform. What might it look like?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.