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The Money JAR Episode #16: Time is Money: Tips for Kids and Parents

Ever find yourself or your kids to be short on time? Wish there was a few more hours in the day to get everything done without being so hectic? Well, this week on the show we’re exploring ways to maximize time management and help with family scheduling. Todd and Evan speak with Tara Kennedy-Kline, founder of Multi-Level Mom and author of Stop Raising Einstein. She shares tips on how families can best manage their collective schedules and leave time for the things that matter. Then, we speak with Mary Ellen Edwards, a retired school teacher and counselor with decades of experience helping kids manage their time and school work. She shares time resources for kids and also describes an important correlation between managing time and managing money.


Author, coach, advocate and playful parent, Tara Kennedy-Kline owns TK’s Toy Box, an educational toy distributorship that works with charitable and non-profit giving programs. She is also a proud supporter of Toys for Tots and Physicians for Peace. Her books are “Stop Raising Einstein, Discover the Unique Brilliance in Your Child and You,” and “Our Family Playbook, and she is co-author of “Mom Entrepreneur Extraordinaire.” She is also a Certified Dream Coach® and is an in-demand speaker and workshop presenter.

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Todd Yuzuriha and Evan Wilson

Evan is married with two young children and lives in Portland, OR. He's a Partner and the CFO of The Official Manufacturing Company, a strategy, branding and design agency. He's also on the board or a strategic advisor of a few young companies. Previously, he was a Partner at Pacific Crest, a top technology boutique investment bank, which was acquired by Key Bank in 2014. He led the firm’s coverage of the Internet, social media and games, was frequently named to Institutional Investor‘s All-American Research Team and was regularly featured on CNBC and in The New York Times & The Wall Street Journal. Evan graduated from Linfield College, where he played basketball, 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.