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
Social Security: Two Benefit Strategies Eliminated
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
Inventorying Your Possessions
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Get Paid for Going Green
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
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.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, cracking the code on bonds.
What does your home really cost?