The week-long Dollars and Sense camp is designed to help students prepare for the future. Camp attendees will have the opportunity to:
Discover career pathways.
Plan for college or a skilled trade.
Build a financial plan to fund post-secondary education.
Practice budgeting, saving and investing.
Learn about cryptocurrencies and block chain technologies.
Explore insurance and risk management.
Gain knowledge about real estate.
Compete in virtual investing, budget and other personal finance games.
Meet business professionals and interact with real-world work environments, learning from experts.
Create a life cycle plan that takes campers from high school through retirement.
The ultimate goal is for your student to understand and apply basic concepts in personal finance, such as budgeting, paying for education, saving for retirement and more. Content is taught by experts from the private sector and the Haworth College of Business Department of Finance and Commercial Law.
Each module is discussion-based and designed to be fun and engaging.
Participants will have the opportunity to make presentations to financial professionals demonstrating the knowledge they have learned. There will be giveaways for campers who attend all sessions.
Overall, the camp is designed to help students prepare for their future after high school and beyond. Help your child start off on the right financial foot, enroll them in the 2022 Dollars & Sense camp today.
- June 13-17, 2022, Grades 11 - 12, Cost: $299
- August 15 - 19, 2022, Grades 8 - 10, Cost: $299
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