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.

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Recent Articles By The Author

How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling in Six Steps

How to Remove a Popcorn Ceiling in Six Steps

Popcorn ceilings can be unsightly, reduce the value of your home, and can even be dangerous. Here's how to get rid of them.

What Is an FHA Loan and What Are Their Requirements?

What Is an FHA Loan and What Are Their Requirements?

An FHA loan is a good deal for homebuyers looking for low down-payment mortgage deals - but there are specific requirements and hurdles to clear, such as loan limits.

What Is Comparative Advantage?

What Is Comparative Advantage?

Comparative advantage is an economic term that describes doing what you do best, and leveraging that against what you don't do so well. World economies depend on the outcome.

What Is Accounts Receivables and How Do You Record It?

What Is Accounts Receivables and How Do You Record It?

Accounts receivables are a key part of a company's financial management practices. It's the vehicle businesses use to properly track and leverage payments coming into the company.

What Is a Command Economy and What Are Some Examples?

What Is a Command Economy and What Are Some Examples?

A command economy operates under the total control of a country's government - which brings no shortage of economic issues to the table. Here's a 'pros and cons' look at command economies.

How Long Does It Take for a Check to Clear?

How Long Does It Take for a Check to Clear?

Waiting for a check to clear can be frustrating. Ease the pain by knowing the rules, and exploring new payment channels.

How to Write a Check: Six Steps With Examples

How to Write a Check: Six Steps With Examples

Writing a check isn't as easy as it sounds - there's more at stake than you may think. To write a check properly and safely, follow these tips.

What Is Opportunity Cost and What Does It Mean for You?

What Is Opportunity Cost and What Does It Mean for You?

Opportunity cost can be defined as weighing the sacrifice made against the gain achieved when making tough money, career, and lifestyle decisions. Here's why it's important to you.

Is PayPal Safe? Yes, and Here's Why

Is PayPal Safe? Yes, and Here's Why

PayPal is safe, but users will need to take some specific actions to maximize data security when using the digital payment platform.

What Is a Tax Advisor and How Do You Choose One?

What Is a Tax Advisor and How Do You Choose One?

A good tax advisor can mean the difference between you or Uncle Sam pocketing your money. Here's how to choose a tax specialist who'll tip the scales in your favor.