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

Best Ways to Save for Retirement - Even When You're Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Best Ways to Save for Retirement - Even When You're Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Conventional wisdom says that you can't save for retirement living paycheck to paycheck. Here's a news flash - conventional wisdom is wrong.

How to Trade Stocks

How to Trade Stocks

Learning how to trade stocks is all about patience, discipline and knowing the underlying rules that fuel successful stock trading.

Seven Common Financial Regrets You Want to Avoid

Seven Common Financial Regrets You Want to Avoid

People who carry big financial regrets carry a big burden. It could be a burden they never completely see go away.

Fine Art of Obtaining a Zero Interest Credit Card

Fine Art of Obtaining a Zero Interest Credit Card

Getting a zero-interest credit card may be easier than you think - that is, if you push the right buttons.

Don't Fall for These Tax Myths

Don't Fall for These Tax Myths

Falling for tax myths can prove costly when dealing with the IRS.

The 'Hidden Tax' That's Hiking Your Student Loan Costs

The 'Hidden Tax' That's Hiking Your Student Loan Costs

Student loan origination fees add more to your total loan costs than you might think.

Back on Track: Recovering From Bankruptcy

Back on Track: Recovering From Bankruptcy

Facing bankruptcy is an uphill climb, but there is a robust financial future to those who make it back to good financial health.

How to Get a Mortgage Even If You Have 'Crippling' Student Loan Debt

How to Get a Mortgage Even If You Have 'Crippling' Student Loan Debt

Getting approved for a mortgage loan with high student loan debt is a doable task, but it takes some careful planning and a healthy dose of creativity.

Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages

Pros and Cons of Reverse Mortgages

Reverse mortgages have not gone mainstream, but more and more experts like the idea, but with caveats.

The Gray Career Way: Part-Time Jobs in Retirement

The Gray Career Way: Part-Time Jobs in Retirement

American workers heading into retirement still want a paycheck - part-time, and on their terms