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.
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Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
There are unique risks of owning a second home and obtaining the proper coverage may protect you from financial risk.
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
Marriage changes everything, including your insurance needs.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
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.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Explaining the SECURE Act and how the changes affect your retirement strategy.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
What does your home really cost?
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?