Kent Thune
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Kent Thune is a Certified Financial Planner and owner of Atlantic Capital Investments, LLC, an independent, fee-only, registered investment advisory firm located in Hilton Head Island, S.C. He has more than 15 years of experience managing money for clients throughout the United States and has been a financial writer for several years. His financial philosophy is rooted in the idea that “life is not about making money; money is about making a life.”

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Recent Articles

Best Funds for a Falling U.S. Dollar

Mar. 31, 2015, 11:22 am EDT – The 12-year high on the U.S. dollar is beginning to look like an overly-bullish scenario that could set up a short-term fall in the dollar. More 

The Worst Mutual Funds of Q1 2015

Mar. 30, 2015, 12:00 pm EDT – Reviewing the worst mutual funds of Q1 can provide some useful clues about which investment themes may continue for the coming quarters. More 

The One Best Mutual Fund to Hold Forever

Mar. 27, 2015, 9:52 am EDT – If you had to pick just one mutual fund for the long term, which one would it be? Here's what we picked. More 

Best Vanguard Funds for Aggressive Investors

Mar. 25, 2015, 10:00 pm EDT – Now can be a great time to invest in aggressive growth stocks. You can take advantage of the trend with one of the best from Vanguard funds. More 

3 Best Vanguard Funds for Conservative Retirees

Mar. 24, 2015, 12:14 pm EDT – Vanguard funds are among the best for conservative retirees because they have a rare combination of low costs and high returns relative to risk. We'll look at the three best for conservative investors. More 

3 Best Mid-Cap Growth Mutual Funds to Buy Now

Mar. 23, 2015, 10:01 pm EDT – Mid-cap growth stock funds may be the sweet spot of investment class that leads other fund types in 2015. These three funds are all seeing rapid growth. More 

3 Best Funds for a Strong U.S. Dollar

Mar. 19, 2015, 7:00 pm EDT – The best mutual funds to hold while the U.S. dollar is king include those playing smaller stocks, consumer stocks and bonds. More 

A Trio of Tax-Managed Vanguard Funds

Mar. 18, 2015, 10:00 pm EDT – Vanguard's lineup of tax-managed funds includes some excellent choices for your taxable brokerage account. More 

3 Best Funds for Rising Interest Rates

Mar. 16, 2015, 12:09 pm EDT – The Fed is likely to start hiking interest rates later this year and now is a good time to look at the best funds in sectors that can perform well in a rising interest rate environment. More 

Bond Funds That Will Lose Big With Rising Interest Rates

Mar. 13, 2015, 11:08 am EDT – Warren Buffett's profound investment advice applies to bond funds: "Rule #1: Never lose money. Rule #2: Never forget rule #1." More