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 Reasons to Use Taxable Brokerage Accounts

Jul. 28, 2015, 12:16 pm EDT – One of the biggest mistakes in financial planning is the failure to leverage the advantages of taxable brokerage accounts. More 

3 Mutual Funds to Play the Boom in Tech Stocks

Jul. 20, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – Mutual funds offer a savvy entrance into the tech stock comeback without the risk of retail investing. More 

3 Best Bond Funds to Own Now

Jul. 15, 2015, 1:59 pm EDT – Don't bet against bond funds. Just be selective. The best bond funds to buy now -- including these three -- are less sensitive to interest rates. More 

3 Mutual Funds for Financial Stocks You Can Take to the Bank

Jul. 14, 2015, 2:27 pm EDT – With Greek the debt crisis in the rear view mirror and big banks and brokerage firms reporting on earnings this week, these mutual funds investing in financial stocks look to benefit. More 

3 Best Vanguard Funds for International Stock

Jul. 10, 2015, 8:57 am EDT – With one eye on short-term developments in global markets and the other eye on long-term strength, we highlight three of the best Vanguard funds to buy now for international stocks. More 

3 Mutual Funds Dragged Down by Greek Debt Crisis

Jul. 9, 2015, 2:25 pm EDT – The Greek debt crisis is hitting some sectors pretty hard, due to fears of economic contagion. These funds are no exceptions. More 

3 Best Mutual Funds So Far in 2015

Jul. 2, 2015, 2:18 pm EDT – Past performance is no guarantee of future results, but the best mutual funds through so far in 2015 may be telling us something about the rest of the year. More 

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