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

Bill Gross vs Pimco Funds: The Bond King’s Crown Is Tarnished

Feb. 26, 2015, 11:28 am EST – We look at how the biggest Pimco funds have performed after Bill Gross left them for Janus funds. More 

The Case for QQQ Now

Feb. 25, 2015, 10:33 am EST – The QQQ ETF is one of the best funds for the late phase of the business cycle and for the final leg of a bull market. More 

Vanguard Funds vs Hedge Funds (Guess Who Wins)

Feb. 24, 2015, 9:10 am EST – Vanguard funds are some of the best, low-cost mutual funds you can buy. But are they better than hedge funds? More 

3 Best Funds for Tapping Basic Materials

Feb. 19, 2015, 12:30 pm EST – With many of the best funds in the sector up more than 5% for the year, the basic materials sector is a leader in 2015 and that momentum may continue for the future. More 

Walking Through the 6 Steps of Financial Planning

Feb. 17, 2015, 11:44 am EST – Why not plan for yourself like the professionals do it? Check out the 6 steps of financial planning. More 

3 Beautifully Boring, Balanced Funds From Vanguard

Feb. 17, 2015, 7:00 am EST – Vanguard offers what are arguably the best balanced funds in the investment universe. They are the tortoise; everyone else is the hare. You know how this ends. More 

The 3 Best Funds for Deflation

Feb. 12, 2015, 2:30 pm EST – Deflation is a threat, not a certainty ... but investors could do worse than being prepared with one of these best funds for deflationary environments. More 

3 Best Funds to Leverage Market Volatility

Feb. 10, 2015, 3:00 pm EST – While the bulls and bears duke it out, you can sit ringside and win with the best funds that leverage volatility. Here are three funds to consider. More 

Top 3 Things the Best Mutual Funds Have in Common

Feb. 5, 2015, 10:17 am EST – Past performance is no guarantee of future results. But these 3 qualities are shared by the best mutual funds. More 

Why American Funds Are Underperforming

Feb. 2, 2015, 9:29 am EST – Some of the most recognized names at American Funds are not performing as well as their lofty status might suggest. More