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 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 

The 10 Best Funds for Your 401k

Mar. 9, 2016, 3:33 pm EDT – The best funds for your 401k will typically be low-cost funds with good performance records. We highlight 10 of the best, as well as a few alternatives just in case. More 

2 New Vanguard Funds for Dividend Hunters: VIHIX, VIAIX

Mar. 4, 2016, 10:20 am EDT – If you're looking for dividends, you'll want to check out these brand new international Vanguard funds: (VIHIX) and (VIAIX). More 

3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Down Market

Mar. 1, 2016, 9:05 am EDT – These are the three best Vanguard mutual funds for investors looking to reduce their risk in this wobbly, downtrending market. More 

3 Best Smart-Beta Funds to Beat the Market

Feb. 26, 2016, 2:53 pm EDT – Finding the best smart-beta funds is a matter of choosing the right fund for the right scenario. Here are three ETFs to get the job done. More 

2016 Presidential Candidates: What U.S. Taxes Would Look Like

Feb. 18, 2016, 1:01 pm EDT – For an informed voter, an understanding of different presidential candidates' tax plans is important. Here's a primer to help get you started. More 

The 7 Best Funds for the Most Frugal Investors

Feb. 9, 2016, 6:00 am EDT – We researched mutual funds with the lowest expense ratios and found seven that are accessible to everyday investors. More