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
Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
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.
Here are 5 reason why you may consider working through retirement.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.