Phil DeMuth is a registered investment advisor with Conservative Wealth Management LLC and co-author with Ben Stein of “The Little Book of Alternative Investments” (John Wiley & Sons, 2011).
Area of Expertise: asset allocation
Books: “The Little Book of Alternative Investments” with Ben Stein, “The Little Book of Bulletproof Investing” with Ben Stein, “Yes, You Can Get a Financial Life!” with Ben Stein, “Yes, You Can Still Retire Comfortably!” with Ben Stein, “Yes, You Can Time the Market!” with Ben Stein, “Yes, You Can Supercharge Your Portfolio!” with Ben Stein and “Yes, You Can Be a Successful, Income Investor!” with Ben Stein
Phil DeMuth was the valedictorian of his class at the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1972 and then took his master’s in communications and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. Both a psychologist and an investment advisor, Phil has written for The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, the Journal of Financial Planning, and Forbes.com, as well as for Human Behavior and Psychology. With Ben Stein, he is co-author of seven investng books. His opinions have been quoted in Yahoo! Finance, On Wall Street, and Fortune magazine, and he has been profiled in Research magazine and seen on Forbes on Fox, Wall Street Week, and various CNBC programs. Today Phil runs Conservative Wealth Management LLC in Los Angeles, a registered investment advisor to high-net-worth individuals.
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The risks of a traditional 60% stocks/40% bonds portfolio can be lowered by adding funds that invest in real estate, commodities and hedge-fund strategies.
July 2011 | Journal