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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Best Mutual Funds That Act Like Hedge Funds

Oct. 30, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Today's uncertain and volatile environment calls for a good hedging strategy. Check out these mutual funds that act like hedge funds. More 

2 Great European Dividend Funds to Buy Now

Oct. 29, 2014, 9:53 am EDT – A pair of dividend funds -- a mutual fund and an ETF -- provide a couple different ways to generate yield out of European stocks. More 

4 Alternative Uses for a Roth IRA

Oct. 29, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – If you understand the rules and exemptions of the Roth IRA, it becomes much more than a retirement savings vehicle. More 

Is Now a Good Time for TIPS Funds?

Oct. 27, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – With inflation at low levels, prices for TIPS funds are attractive, especially if you believe higher inflation is just around the corner. More 

Asset Location: Your Guide to Tax-Efficiency

Oct. 24, 2014, 9:38 am EDT – The most important aspect of tax-efficient investing is asset location. Here's why. More 

3 Best Bond Fund Managers of the Decade

Oct. 22, 2014, 1:00 pm EDT – If you want to find the best bond funds, begin with our list of best bond fund managers of the decade. More 

3 Funds to Buy for Conservative Retirees

Oct. 20, 2014, 12:35 pm EDT – Conservative investors and retirees are facing a challenging environment for finding the best funds to buy. Here are 3 funds with below-average risk and above-average returns. More 

3 Mutual Funds With 10 Years of Positive Returns

Oct. 16, 2014, 12:48 pm EDT – If you are looking for stability, check out these mutual funds that have put in 10 consecutive years of positive returns. More 

3 Best Funds to Profit From Volatility

Oct. 16, 2014, 6:01 am EDT – With the VIX now above its most recent high of 21.44 in February, the mutual funds, ETFs and ETNs that invest in volatility are jumping. Here are 3 VIX funds worth considering. More 

3 Bond Funds for an Unpredictable Market

Oct. 13, 2014, 10:55 am EDT – Interest rates and bond prices are unpredictable. Here are three bond funds to buy now for uncertain economic and market conditions. More