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
Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Should You Choose a Fixed or Variable?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Building Your Legacy
A four-step framework for building a personal legacy.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.