Brian O'Connell

Brian O’Connell is a Doylestown, Pennsylvania-based freelance writer with 17 years experience covering business news and trends, particularly in the financial, health and sciences, Internet and technology, political and career management sectors.

O'Connell is a former Wall Street bond trader; and is a best-selling author who’s placed two investment books in "The Book of the Month Club". Brian is also a high-profile business writer whose byline has appeared in dozens of top-tier national business publications, including CBS News, Time, MSN Money, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, The Street.com, Yahoo Finance, CBS Marketwatch, and many more.

For more information, please visit his web site at: https://brianoco.contently.com/. Or, visit this Amazon.com link http://www.amazon.com/Brian-OConnell/e/B001H6US9Y for a list/review of some of Brian's book titles.


Recent Articles By The Author

How to Become a Flight Attendant in 7 Easy Steps

How to Become a Flight Attendant in 7 Easy Steps

The life of a flight attendant is chock full of travel and excitement, but the job responsibilities are tougher than you might think.

Top 7 Facebook Scams to Watch Out for in 2018

Top 7 Facebook Scams to Watch Out for in 2018

Facebook is a huge social media favorite, and for good reason, as it brings families and friends together in digital fashion. Enjoy the experience, but watch out for scammers lurking on Facebook, too.

How to Buy a Car in 10 Steps With Tips For 2018

How to Buy a Car in 10 Steps With Tips For 2018

Buying a car is about preparation and insider knowledge. Fortunately, both are easy to achieve

How Much Do YouTubers Make? Revenue Streams and Top Performers

How Much Do YouTubers Make? Revenue Streams and Top Performers

There's big money in the YouTube video market, but it's not so easy to crack the cash code online.

What Is the FICA Tax and Why Does It Exist?

What Is the FICA Tax and Why Does It Exist?

FICA taxes aren't new, but they sure do chew up a worker's paycheck amount. Here's why that's actually a good thing.

How to Make a Budget: 7 Easy Steps to Use Now

How to Make a Budget: 7 Easy Steps to Use Now

Building a household budget in 2018 is one part diligence, one part creativity, and one part discipline.

What Was Black Monday and What Has Changed Since Then?

What Was Black Monday and What Has Changed Since Then?

Black Monday of 1987 was both a shock to the system and a lesson learned for Wall Street - and for American investors

The Stock Market Crash of 1929: What Was It and Why Did It Happen?

The Stock Market Crash of 1929: What Was It and Why Did It Happen?

The stock market crash of 1929, and resulting Great Depression, still matter today. No doubt, the lessons learned from the market collapse almost a century ago still resonate today.

The History of Halloween and How It's Different in 2018

The History of Halloween and How It's Different in 2018

Halloween has a long, storied and yes, spooky tradition - here's how it started.

How to Short a Stock in Five Steps, With Pros and Cons

How to Short a Stock in Five Steps, With Pros and Cons

Shorting a stock is a risky proposition but it can payoff if a stock declines. Just ask Tesla investors.