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
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
The Richest Man in Babylon
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
The item most homeowners forget on their home improvement project checklist is insurance.
Each year hundreds of children die or are injured in pool accidents. By taking seven steps, you can keep your pool safe.
Consider how your assets are allocated and if that allocation is consistent with your time frame and risk tolerance.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
What does your home really cost?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.