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
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
What Is a Roth 401(k)?
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
What to Do When You Lose Your Wallet
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.