Brian O'Connor is an award-winning personal finance journalist, the founding managing editor of Bankrate.com, executive ghostwriter, and author of "The $1,000 Challenge: How One Family Slashed Its Budget Without Moving Under a Bridge or Living on Government Cheese," which was named Best Money Management Book of the Year by The Institute for Financial Literacy. Brian's work has been featured in The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, Martha Stewart Living and The Wall Street Journal.
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