The Money Jar - The Podcast about Kids, Families and Money

Perspectives on Economic Empowerment

The Money JAR team recently interviewed associates from North Highland Worldwide Consulting about their perspectives on Economic Empowerment; what does it mean, how is it achieved and how does having it change one’s life.  The interviews took place in conjunction with the company’s annual Day of Giving Back, this year focused on assisting nonprofit organizations […]

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#76: Changing Lives Through Entrepreneurship Pt. 2

How can high school students change the lives of others? Hear the story of high schoolers who created an app to help them stay connected with each other and their school. Todd and Evan talk with Rachel Gorgas–CEO of CCA Today, the Junior Achievement Company of the Year. She visited the White House in November, 2015 […]

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#75: Shaping Lives Through Entrepreneurship Pt. 1

A common aim of starting a business is to make money. But others use entrepreneurship for social innovation. What does this look like and how can it be done? Find out how the CEO’s life was changed by starting a business. Evan and Todd talk with Joseph Fortuno–winner of the Junior Achievement-Microsoft Social Innovation Award. He visited the White […]

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#74: Lessons from Centrl Office

What happens when start or grow a business without spending a bunch of money on an office? That’s the question that Portland’s Centrl Office looks to answer. During a recent open house event at Centrl Office, the Money Jar sent producer Alex Ward to interview the co-founder of Centrl Office – alongside several entrepreneurs – […]

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#73: Cool Careers – Bob Reynolds

Finding what we love and doing what we love is a dream for all of us as we prepare for the world of work. Evan and Todd continue our series on cool careers by talking with professional musician Bob Reynolds. Hear about the glory and the hard work playing music for a living. Bob Reynolds is […]

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Todd Yuzuriha and Evan Wilson

Evan is a senior research analyst and principal at Pacific Crest, a top technology boutique investment bank. He leads the firm’s coverage of the Internet, social media and games. He was recognized in Institutional Investor‘s All-American Research Team in the leisure (2005, 2007-2010), software (2005, 2007-2011) and Internet (2011) categories. He frequently appears on CNBC and at industry conferences, and is often quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. Evan graduated from Linfield College, where he studied finance and computer science and was an Academic All-American.

Todd is passionate about personal finance and began investing at age 12. He retired as Vice President of Engi-neering for Logitech, where he led product development of the company's audio and video game products. Previously he was Senior Vice President of Engineering for Labtec, Senior Director at Sharp Microelectronics, and Engineering Manager at Tektronix. Todd has a bachelor's degree in engineering from Stanford, a master's degree in engineering from the University of California at Berkeley, and an M.B.A. from the University of Portland. Todd is married and has 3 children. He serves on the boards of Evergreen Public Schools in Vancouver, Washington and the Fort Vancouver Regional Library District and plays trumpet.