Investments & Personal Finance will introduce your son to the skills he needs to grow his hard-earned money into business opportunities, charitable giving, or whatever interesting project he can dream up! Campers will develop the critical life skills of prudent saving, spending, and investing — all under the guidance of two Northridge High School graduates and business owners.
Why Investments & Personal Finance?
Making informed and effective decisions with money can have a profound effect on a student’s life. As future business leaders and heads of households, students must possess a virtuous approach to money, strong financial literacy skills, virtue, and discipline. The camp will incorporate hands-on exercises in a fun and dynamic way to help campers learn about:
- Financial Literacy
- Leadership Development
- Meaning of Wealth
- Building a Portfolio
- Risk Preference in Investing
- Importance of Virtue when Investing
Ivan Fediv, Northridge Class of 2020, University of Notre Dame Class of 2024
As a Northridge graduate, Ivan has already ventured into the business world. As the Owner & CEO of SoleParadice Inc, Ivan has five years of experience buying and selling merchandise — generating about $750,000 in gross revenue. Ivan has also earned a NSLC certificate from Yale University for business leadership. In addition, he currently trades options and cryptocurrencies full-time and runs a large discord group of over 1,000 traders which focuses on strategy and analysis guidance. This is his second company – named Portfolio Kings LLC – and it has allowed him to unify his love for teaching with his passion for trading. You can contact Ivan Fediv at ifediv[email protected].
Thomas Athey, Northridge Class of 2020, Davidson College Class of 2024
Thomas has experience working with students and teaching; this will be his fourth year directing the camp and he tutored middle schoolers at Northridge for 3 years and worked at Kumon for 4 years. Thomas has been learning about long term investing and options trading since his sophomore year of high school. He has additionally been learning about the cryptocurrency markets for over a year and has completed a 6 week online course called “Economics of Blockchain and Digital Assets” through the Wharton Business School. He will be a PPE (Politics, Philosophy, and Economics) and History double major at Davidson College. Thomas currently trades options full-time, runs the Portfolio Kings group, and has a part time internship for Pat McCrory, a former governor of North Carolina who is running for the U.S. Senate. You can contact Thomas Athey at [email protected].
Camp fee: $250
Session 1: August 7 - August 11
Hours: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Entering Grades: 7, 8
Enrollment cap: 20
Camp location: Northridge