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

7 Best Mutual Funds to Buy for the Rest of 2016

May. 9, 2016, 3:18 pm EDT – Don't expect the rest of 2016 to be a picnic. The best mutual funds to buy from here on out will need to be hardy, defensive plays. More 

31 Index Funds That Are Robbing You Blind

May. 3, 2016, 12:39 pm EDT – We shine the light on 31 grossly overpriced index funds -- as well as 12 cheaper alternatives you can buy that will save you tens of thousands of dollars through retirement. More 

The Perfect 10: Build a Fidelity Investments Portfolio

Apr. 29, 2016, 6:11 pm EDT – Fidelity Investments is one of the few mutual fund companies offering a wide range of high-quality, low-cost funds. Here are 10 of their best for a complete portfolio. More 

The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Global Investment

Apr. 12, 2016, 2:35 pm EDT – If you're interested in building the most diverse and globally inclusive portfolio, these are the best Vanguard funds for the job. More 

7 Best Mutual Funds to Keep Taxes Low

Apr. 8, 2016, 3:20 pm EDT – If you want the best mutual funds for your taxable account, you'll want to check out these seven funds that can keep taxes low. More 

The 10 Best Mutual Funds of the Past 10 Years

Mar. 31, 2016, 2:55 pm EDT – The 10 best mutual funds of the past decade were spread across a few sectors, but for the most part, the dominant forces were technology and healthcare. More 

3 Best Fidelity Funds for Conservative Retirees

Mar. 29, 2016, 2:20 pm EDT – Fidelity funds are a natural choice for retirement portfolios because of their versatility, low cost and high quality. These three particular funds are the right picks for more conservative investors. More 

5 Steps for Starting Up Your New Rollover IRA

Mar. 22, 2016, 2:54 pm EDT – Starting a new rollover IRA is relatively simple, but if the steps are not taken carefully, they can turn into costly mistakes. More 

7 Best Funds for a New Rollover IRA Portfolio

Mar. 22, 2016, 2:18 pm EDT – When you start up a rollover IRA, you have to build a portfolio from scratch. These are the best funds to buy to establish your bedrock. More 

When Is a Rollover IRA NOT a Rollover IRA?

Mar. 16, 2016, 12:43 pm EDT – What exactly is a rollover IRA, how does it differ from other types of IRAs and what are the benefits? Here's what you need to know. More