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
Critical Estate Documents
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Social Security: Maximizing Benefits
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Rising college costs prompt students to seek alternatives; 529 account funds can be used for other education options.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
This video discusses issues related to your retirement accounts when you move on from your job.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.