Journalist, writer and consultant. White papers, ghostwriting and branded content. Syndicated personal finance columnist and author of "The $1,000 Challenge."

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Brian O’Connor is the award-winning personal finance columnist for The Detroit News, and author of “The $1,000 Challenge: How One Family Slashed Its Budget Without Moving Under a Bridge or Living on Government Cheese” from Portfolio-Penguin. In addition to garnering rave reviews, “The $1,000 Chal...

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Sep 20, 2017

@rschallom Yes, but the extra body encourages them to cut permanent staff jobs, esp. if vacant and non-union shop.

Sep 20, 2017

RT @ellenroseman: Consumer groups give away their wisdom for free to government consultations, he says, while industry participants a…

Sep 20, 2017

@doree I'm sad to have missed the chance to write that hed. Dang.

Sep 20, 2017

@jfkantrowitz @theYachtless So, these idiots literally don't understand how insurance works. This is like saying, I want shoes but not on my feet. Morons.

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