Phil is not your typical Wall Street investing guru. An ex-Green Beret and former river guide, he is a self-made investor, motivational speaker, and author of the New York Times No. 1 bestseller, Rule #1. His latest book is Payback Time, which focuses on active investing strategies. He regularly appears on the same stage with Bill Clinton and Rudy Giuliani as part of the "Get Motivated" success conference, and is a frequent guest on CNBC and MSNBC.