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

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 

3 American Funds Beating the Market Now

Jun. 1, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – Some of the best American Funds had a tough 2014 but are crushing the major indices in 2015. Will this strength last? More 

FCNTX: Now Is the Time to Own Fidelity Contrafund

May. 28, 2015, 10:15 am EDT – Now is a good time to own well-managed growth stock funds, and Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) fits the bill perfectly. More 

Vanguard Total Stock Market Index – A True One-Stop Shop

May. 27, 2015, 12:51 pm EDT – Vanguard Total Stock Market is one of the biggest funds on Earth for a reason: VTSMX offers diversificaiton, low-cost and outperformance More 

3 Bond Funds With High Yields, Low Risk

May. 26, 2015, 12:02 pm EDT – The risk of holding high-yield bond funds is increasing every day. Here are 3 of the best bond funds with good yields and lower price risk. More 

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