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
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Retiree Health Care Coverage Overseas
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
Alternative investments are going mainstream for accredited investors. It’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
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.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?