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 Taxes
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Financial Aid for Students 101
Help your college-bound child explore scholarships, grants, and more with this article on paying for higher education.
A Look at Systematic Withdrawals
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
65 or older? It may be time to enroll in Medicare. Read to learn if you’re eligible.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
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However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
What does your home really cost?
Learn about the importance of having an estate strategy in this helpful and informative video.