New York University


  • Sought-after professional speaker on millennial money matters
  • Consultant on financial matters for Fortune 500 companies
  • Founder of The Broke and Beautiful Life


Stefanie O'Connell is a nationally recognized millennial money expert and author of the book, The Broke and Beautiful Life. Stefanie O’Connell has helped thousands of young professionals get more from their money so they can go after what they want. Her client list has included established brands like Capital One and Charles Schwab, significant universities like Columbia and NYU, and compelling events like ConnectorCon and FinCon.

Stefanie’s work & advice has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, and Oprah Magazine. A go-to money expert, Stefanie has appeared on ABC World News, CBSN, Fox & Friends, Fox Business, Bloomberg, Reuters, The Dr. Oz Show, and various other print and digital media outlets.


Stefanie earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and drama at New York University.