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 Much Are Closing Costs on a New Home Purchase?

How Much Are Closing Costs on a New Home Purchase?

Figuring out potential home closing costs can get you on the path to ample cash savings.

7 Best Places to Live in Texas

7 Best Places to Live in Texas

These seven 'hot spot' Texas locales are attracting new residents - and for good reason.

How to Calculate Your Net Worth and Pin Down Your Financial Health

How to Calculate Your Net Worth and Pin Down Your Financial Health

Knowing how to calculate your net worth is the first step in getting a grip on your long-term financial plan.

How to Void a Check

How to Void a Check

Learning how to void a check is a critical personal banking strategy.

Five Signs You're Getting a Raw Deal From Your Financial Adviser

Five Signs You're Getting a Raw Deal From Your Financial Adviser

Financial consumers don't need to stick with questionable investment advisers. Look for these 'red flags' to see if your adviser is on the up-and-up.

How to Protect Yourself and Your Family From Long-Term Care Insurance Scams

How to Protect Yourself and Your Family From Long-Term Care Insurance Scams

When shopping for long-term care insurance, be on the lookout for these bank account-draining scams.

Channeling Your Inner Bill Gates and Going the Non-Profit Route

Channeling Your Inner Bill Gates and Going the Non-Profit Route

Starting a non-profit isn't easy, but the rewards in getting it right are abundant.

Why Property & Casualty Insurance Should Not Be Optional

Why Property & Casualty Insurance Should Not Be Optional

Americans who bypass property & casualty insurance are taking a huge financial risk, experts say.

Bouncing Back From Bankruptcy - Sooner Than You Think

Bouncing Back From Bankruptcy - Sooner Than You Think

Bouncing back from bankruptcy is easier than you may think -- if you follow these steps.

How to Get a Loan in Five Easy Steps

How to Get a Loan in Five Easy Steps

Getting a loan in five easy steps takes preparation, discipline and plenty of research. But it can be done, and here's how to do it.