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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More Fixed Income From Vanguard Funds: The Ultra-Short-Term Bond Fund

Nov. 26, 2014, 8:15 am EST – By early 2015, the Vanguard funds lineup will include a new ultra-short-term bond fund. Here's what you need to know. More 

The 3 Best GARP Funds for 2015

Nov. 25, 2014, 1:30 pm EST – Funds that target growth at a reasonable price (GARP) can be a great way to jump on 2015's growth trends. Here are three of the best funds to buy if you're targeting GARP. More 

3 Best Consumer Discretionary Funds to Buy Now

Nov. 24, 2014, 9:30 am EST – If you are looking for Santa Claus to bring consumer cheer for 2015, here are three of the best consumer discretionary funds to buy now. More 

3 Best Vanguard Funds With Active Management

Nov. 21, 2014, 11:30 am EST – A stock picker's market environment calls for an investment in one or more of these best Vanguard funds with active management. More 

3 Gold Funds to Buy the Dip for a Rebound

Nov. 20, 2014, 10:30 am EST – Gold prices are at 4-year lows. Now can be a good time for long-term investors to take advantage and buy shares of one of the best gold funds. More 

3 Best Energy Funds to Buy Now

Nov. 18, 2014, 9:06 am EST – Oil is near a four-year low and the Keystone pipeline bill has new energy. Now can be a good time to look at energy funds. More 

3 Best Commodities Funds to Buy Now

Nov. 14, 2014, 12:09 pm EST – The best time to invest in commodities funds is when prices are low and inflation is expected to significantly increase. Arguably, that time is now. More 

3 Best MLP Funds to Buy Now

Nov. 12, 2014, 10:34 am EST – If you are looking for an investment vehicle with current high yield, favorable tax treatment, and a connection to the growing U.S. energy industry, look no further than MLPs and MLP funds. More 

ZROZ: Why Is This Bond ETF Up 30% This Year?

Nov. 11, 2014, 2:07 pm EST – When a bond fund rips off 30% gains in a year, it merits a closer look. Here's why the Pimco 25+ Year Zero Coupon US Treasury (ZROZ) is crushing it. More 

3 High-Yield Money Market Accounts

Nov. 7, 2014, 12:05 pm EST – Don't let your cash do nothing but collect dust until you use it. Check out these three high-yield money market accounts. More