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
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Tips for Finding Care for Your Special-Needs Child
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
It May Be Time for a Financial Checkup
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Whatever your relationship with your car, it may eventually come time for a new one. Familiarize yourself with your options.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
The latest trends in travel reflect a rich menu of exciting new possibilities.
China owns a portion of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government. What does it mean?
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.