Stefanie O’Connell

Stefanie O’Connell
Stefanie O’Connell is a financial expert, Gen Y advocate, speaker and author of the book, The Broke and Beautiful Life.

3 Financial Planning Tips for an Unknown Future

By Stefanie O’Connell | November 8, 2020

As the future becomes increasingly unpredictable, our methods for planning must evolve accordingly. Use these strategies to get started.

3 Ways Female Leaders Can Get Ahead

3 Ways Female Leaders Can Get Ahead

By Stefanie O’Connell | September 2, 2020

Discover some of the simplest ways for women to make gains in leadership.

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4 Ways Women Can Embrace Their Inner Ambition

By Stefanie O’Connell | July 16, 2020

Often begrudged for their ambition, women must embrace an achievement mindset. Here’s how.

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3 Ways to Maximize Your Side Hustle

By Stefanie O’Connell | May 4, 2020

Whether you’re fully invested in the gig economy or you have a part-time job in addition to your full-time one, one thing is certain: If you’re giving up your free time in order to do more work, you want to make sure you’re getting the most out of it.

How to Become a Financial Optimist

By Stefanie O’Connell | March 17, 2020

Financial optimism isn’t about ignoring challenges. It’s about believing you have the ability to face those challenges head on and improve your finances in spite of them.

Prioritize Your Financial Health

4 Surefire Ways to Make Financial Strides in 2020

By Stefanie O’Connell | January 9, 2020

Setting financial goals is important, but in order to stick to them long term, you also need habits and systems in place for following through.

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How to Recover From Any Financial Setback

By Stefanie O’Connell | November 6, 2019

Making a plan for achieving your money goals is important, but just as crucial is making a plan for managing the setbacks you might face along the way.

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Pursue These Smart Money Goals as You Get Older

By Stefanie O’Connell | September 24, 2019

Each life stage typically comes with new financial challenges and considerations, so we’re breaking down the most important money move to make in each decade to help guide your next steps no matter your age.

5 Serious Money Lessons for New Solopreneurs

By Stefanie O’Connell | December 10, 2018

Managing money as a small business owner presents a unique set of financial challenges that extend far beyond the basics of personal finance.


How to Change Your Beliefs About Money

By Stefanie O’Connell | August 9, 2018

It’s OK to like money. Be a proud earner and reclaim ownership of your income potential.