Mountain Money

Mondays, 9-10 AM

KPCW's Mountain Money covers the unique challenges of working in the mountains by providing small-business news, real estate, estate planning and personal finance information.

Former Money magazine contributor and KPCW General Manager Larry Warren hosts the program along with financial expert Doug Wells. The program is produced by Dr. Beth Fratkin.

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To inquiry about appearing on the show, or for information on a past interview, contact Dr. Fratkin at bfratkin@kpcw.org.

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Finance
12:20 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Mountain Money - April 14, 2014

Larry introduces Alex Butwinski as today's guest host. They first talk to Adam Grant, author of "Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success". He regularly advises companies about how to get the most out of their employees and how to help their employees get the most out of their job. Then, Joel Clark, President and Cameron Smith, Vice President of Kodiak Cakes, a 100% whole grain and water only flapjack and waffle mix. They now have a line of innovative microwaveable, single-serve muffins called "Minute Muffins".

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Finance
1:14 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Mountain Money - April 7, 2014

Doug Wells welcomes guest host John Wells today, to talk to Yukari Iwatani Kane, author of "Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs". Mark Baker is a Health Savings Account Specialist for United HealthONE. He goes over the advantages of an HSA. Finally, Eric May, who has recently been appointed as the General Manager of the Blue Boar Inn, in Midway.

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Finance
1:13 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Mountain Money - March 31, 2014

Doug and Larry open this show with Suzanne Mettler, author of "Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the American Dream". Since 1980, young adults from low to middle income families are not much more likely to graduate college than four decades ago. In the second half, representatives from the IRS, including Bill Brunson, IRS Media Relations, Tamara Angeloff, IRS Taxpayer Advocate and Virginia Keys, IRS Compliance Officer.

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Finance
11:51 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Mountain Money - March 24, 2014

This week, hosts Larry Warren and Doug Wells start their show off by exploring the Banking on Women program from GE Capital with Kathy Ricci, executive director of the Utah Microenterprise Loan Fund. Then Mountain Money showcases a local businesswoman: Judi Durboraw the local marketing director for Freebirds World Burrito, which just opened in Kimball Junction. The show finishes with Donna Milakovic, Vice President at the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce, and Jennifer Lynn Stone, founder of Fandancy and student in the Young Entrepreneur Academy. They'll talk about the YEA!

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Finance
12:22 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Mountain Money - March 17, 2014

On this week's edition of Mountain Money, host Larry Warren and guest host John Wells start the show by talking about the Top 10 picks of 2013 with Jeff Barlett, deputy cars editor of Consumer Reports. After talking cars, the hosts talk with Shawn Miele, CEO of Advice Media, a local online publishing and marketing company. Finally, the owners of Lit Salon - Jessie Lanning and Hailey Alysse - come in to talk about their boutique business.

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Finance
12:31 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

Mountain Money - March 10, 2014

Larry and Doug start out with Simon Sinek, author of "Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don't".  Great leaders sacrifice their own comfort for the good of those in their care. Clint Probst is next in the studio. He is the Funeral Director and owner of Probst Family Funerals, now in Midway. To wrap up  the hour, Mike Mazzone, Principal Broker/Owner of Park City Realty Group talks about this boutique style, independent real estate brokerage firm.

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Finance
11:37 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Mountain Money - March 3, 2014

Larry and Doug first talk to Jonathan Johnson, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Overstock.com., among the top five most visited mass merchandiser websites. David Wintzer and Todd Francis, founders of WEDO, offering gluten alternative "banana flour". WEDO has just days to raise $30,000 on Kickstarter, an online funding platform. Finally, Hilary Rieter, founder of the 7K Society, bringing together career-oriented Parkites for casual social and professional networking.

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Finance
12:58 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Mountain Money - February 24, 2014

Larry Warren and Doug Wells open with a conversation with Winthrop Smith Jr., author of "Catching Lightening in A Bottle: How Merrill Lynch Revolutionized the Financial World". Then, in the studio is Matt Greene, Manager of Rock & Reilly's, themed as a prohibition-era speakeasy, located on Main Street. The Wasatch Tea Company is now open in Snow Creek. Guest, Marci Gorsch has completed several levels of tea training and is in to talk about their high quality loose-leaf organic teas.

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Finance
1:51 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Mountain Money - February 17, 2014

Larry Warren welcomes guest host Beth Fratkin who start the hour with a conversation with Former Governor of Utah, Mike Leavitt, author of "Finding Allies, Building Alliances: 8 Elements That Bring - and Keep - People Together". In the second half of the show, Joe Dobrow, author of "Natural Prophets: From Health Foods to Whole Foods - How the Pioneers of the Industry Changed the Way We Eat and Reshaped American Business".

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Financial News
12:23 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Mountain Money - February 3, 2014

Mountain Money hosts Larry Warren and Doug Wells welcome Denise Brosseau on their show to talk about leadership and her book Ready To Be A Thought Leader? They then continue with a local thought leader and filmmaker Patrick Lovell, who recently finished his film Forward 13: Waking up the American Dream, adding his personal perspective on the mortgage crisis. Finally, Plans to redevelop the Bonanza Park district in Park City are on track with the unveiling of The Boneyard Saloon and co-owner Jesse Shetler is in to give us an inside look at the new bar.

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