Category: Jobs & Retirement Careers for the 55+ Crowd
- Vermont recently signed a bill into law that will pay remote workers a sum of $5,000 a year for up to two years if they move to the state and work remotely. If this entices you and you're looking for a 55+ community in the Green Mountain State, we've got you covered.
- Whether you’re looking for a little extra money or not quite ready to dive into retirement, you’re not alone. Plenty of folks across the country are choosing to stick with the grind, at least part-time, but some cities are more friendly to the semi-retired than others. CareerBuilder released a list of the cities with the largest proportion of 55+ workers, so you can bet that these destinations will have opportunities to fill your golden years.
- The Baby Boomer generation is generally said to begin in 1946 and as such, the earliest members of that generation are just beginning to retire. But whether it’s for financial reasons or for one of the many other joys that fulfilling employment can provide, many Baby boomers are coming out of retirement and into second careers. And while needing to have some sort of work during retirement is hardly a new trend, from needing the money or just needing to stay busy, active and socialized, the Baby Boomer generation has truly taken what could be just work in retirement and turned it into the art of embarking on life’s second careers. Here are five career paths that make excellent choices for the second time around.
- “There has never been a better time to not retire. Have you considered not retiring?” That’s what many media outlets and economic news sources are reporting on regarding the retirement economy. You’ll find articles and features on people at 70, still working away, all smiles. While many don't retire because they find a post-career lifestyle difficult to adapt to, Baby Boomers, however, have a more fixed dilemma: money.
- Starting a new business is a challenging undertaking at any age, yet older entrepreneurs bring their own skills and challenges to the table. There are several things to consider if you're thinking about starting a business during your retirement years.
- Retirees can often find great part-time jobs during the summer months, especially if they live in a resort area or tourist town. However, fun summer jobs can be found around the country at local amusement parks, hotels, campgrounds and other vacation getaways. Here are eight ideas to get you started.
- Heading into your retirement years doesn't have to mean the end of making money. Finding a way to earn some money through your favorite hobby can help you ease into retirement gradually and spend a little less of your hard-earned nest egg. It can also be a great way to stay active while pursuing a true passion. Here are just a few hobbies which can make you money during your retirement years.
- Retirement may mean the end of your usual nine-to-five career, but it doesn't have to mean the end of earning some income. There are several ways to keep making money after you retire. Many let you keep flexible hours, put your hard-earned expertise to work or even profit from a hobby you love. Here are just a few avenues to consider.
- After retirement, many active adults start looking for a way to earn some extra income with a flexible job, or even branch out into a second career. Having a computer and reliable Internet connection makes it easy to work from home in a wide range of fields.