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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3 Best Janus Funds for Mom-and-Pop Investors

Jun. 29, 2015, 2:35 pm EDT – We sifted through 350 Janus funds to spotlight three of the best funds that are open and accessible to everyday investors. More 

3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Defensive Portfolio

Jun. 25, 2015, 2:25 pm EDT – The best time to protect against a market correction is before it happens. Now can be a good time to look at the best Vanguard funds for a defensive portfolio. More 

Best Mutual Funds for Investing in Healthcare Stocks

Jun. 22, 2015, 3:16 pm EDT – These mutual funds have the best track record of picking healthcare stocks, which makes them an outstanding short-term play or a smart long-term holding. More 

Worst Types of Bond Funds to Own Now

Jun. 19, 2015, 2:06 pm EDT – The FOMC meeting didn't uncover anything alarming about interest rates but there are some danger spots in some types of bond funds. More 

The Best Mutual Funds to Buy for the Rest of 2015

Jun. 18, 2015, 1:59 pm EDT – Looking for the best mutual funds for the rest of 2015? You'll have to step outside the mainstream of large domestic stocks and U.S. Treasuries. More 

3 Best Sector Funds to Buy for the Rest of 2015

Jun. 16, 2015, 12:41 pm EDT – The market is entering a transitional period where investors are wise to look at diversifying into a few select sectors. More 

Why 2015 Is the Year of Growth Fund of America (AGTHX)

Jun. 12, 2015, 6:15 am EDT – Why did Growth Fund of America lag behind the S&P 500 in recent years? The same reason it's crushing it in 2015. More 

3 of the Best Mutual Funds to Play European Stocks

Jun. 9, 2015, 1:01 pm EDT – Europe is a top world region to invest in 2015. Capture the positive momentum with one of the best mutual funds investing in European stocks. More 

Don’t Overlook Dodge & Cox International Stock Fund (DODFX)

Jun. 5, 2015, 2:49 pm EDT – International stocks are cheaper and performing better than U.S. stocks. Now is a good time to own an outstanding fund like DODFX. More 

What’s in Your International Stock Fund?

Jun. 5, 2015, 1:15 pm EDT – Most investors who are looking for international stock funds are really seeking foreign stock funds. Here's the difference and why it matters. More