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

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How to Start Building Credit at 18

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What Is Amazon Mechanical Turk?

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What Is Predatory Lending?

What Is Predatory Lending?

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What Is a Jumbo Loan?

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How to Buy a House With Bad Credit

How to Buy a House With Bad Credit

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What Is Fiat Currency?

What Is Fiat Currency?

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What Is a Defined Benefit Plan and How Does it Work?

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