DeMuth was the valedictorian of his class at the University
of California at Santa Barbara in 1972, then took his
master's in communications and Ph.D. in clinical psychology.
Both a psychologist and registered investment advisor,
Phil has written for The Wall Street Journal, Barron's,
the Journal of Financial Planning, the Louis
Rukeyser Newsletter, and forbes.com as well
as Human Behavior and Psychology Today.
His opinions have been quoted in The New York Times,
Fortune magazine, Yahoo! Finance, theStreet.com,
and On Wall Street. He has been "Profiled
for Success" in Research Magazine and seen
on TV on CNBC, Forbes on Fox and Wall Street
Week with Fortune.