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

3 Best Ways to Dip Into International Stock Markets Now

May. 22, 2015, 10:15 am EDT – Mutual funds invested in international stock markets typically cost more, and have greater geopolitical and currency risk than U.S. stock funds. And they're STILL worth it. More 

Do What You Love: A Different Approach to Retirement Planning

May. 20, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – What if doing what you love can help you reach your financial goals? Retirement planning is evolving to include a smart career plan. More 

Best Actively Managed Funds With Low Expenses

May. 14, 2015, 12:43 pm EDT – We highlight 3 of the best actively managed funds that have the winning combination of above-average performance and below average expenses. More 

3 Best Bond Funds for Rising Interest Rates

May. 11, 2015, 3:25 pm EDT – At this point, rising interest rates are a matter of 'when,' not 'if,' so make sure you're properly positioned in fixed income with the best bond funds on the market. More 

The 3 Best Fidelity Funds for Growth

May. 7, 2015, 1:40 pm EDT – Looking to give your portfolio a booster shot? Check out our look at some of the best Fidelity funds for growth. More 

How Vanguard Total Bond Surpassed Pimco Total Return to Take the Mutual Fund Crown

May. 6, 2015, 11:07 am EDT – Do Vanguard's total bond fund VBMFX and Pimco's total return fund PTTRX deserve their spots on the list of best bond funds in the world? More 

3 Best ETFs to Play Housing and Real Estate

May. 1, 2015, 12:30 pm EDT – Housing and real estate ETFs show potential for short-term gain but can also be smart pieces of a diversified, long-term strategy. More 

The 3 Best T. Rowe Price Stock Funds

Apr. 29, 2015, 7:01 am EDT – T. Rowe Price funds are among the best actively-managed, no-load funds you can buy. Here are three of their best stock funds. More 

3 Best American Funds for International Stocks

Apr. 27, 2015, 2:58 pm EDT – Now is a good time to keep an eye overseas, and American Funds has a handful of outstanding international stock funds. More 

The 3 Best Vanguard Sector Funds

Apr. 22, 2015, 4:06 am EDT – Although index funds get the attention, some of the best of Vanguard funds are their sector funds. More