Can You Work After Retirement? Most baby boomers these days are refusing to retire like their ancestors – accepting the gold watch and then reclining in a chair for the rest of their lives. Boomers are active, both mentally and physically, and are leaving their own footprints on the world.
Best of all, baby boomers are enjoying the financial freedom that comes from being an online business owner. Having your own online business means you can work whenever and wherever you want. At approximately 80 million (and growing), boomers are meeting their retirement years with entrepreneurial mindsets.
They're using the computer and the internet to forge new and exciting careers for themselves and supplement their incoming. This freedom they enjoy coming from having more time to devote to other interests and passions together work and focusing on making money for their retirement.
They're making money and concentrating on building successful online businesses that they can be proud of and learn from. These new retirees are used to making an impact on the world in which they live and now they're redefining retirement by becoming successful online entrepreneurs.
They're enjoying traveling around the world and setting their own hours. Having an online business means that they can virtually work anywhere in the world. Being an online entrepreneur affords them the choice of when and how they want to work while also realizing a life-long desire of owning their own online business.
Most boomers are completely comfortable with computers and the Internet, which gives them a huge advantage in starting an online business. As past employees of various companies that use computers, they've learned and honed the skills necessary to make money online and share their knowledge rather than having it go to waste.
Boomers no longer have to risk their life savings to open a shop or spend a wealth of money on the knowledge and skills that they need to begin an online business. What they know now and what they will learn will see them comfortably through their retirement years if they use that knowledge wisely.
Building and nurturing an online business will also boost a boomers' enthusiasm for life and excitement about owning their own business and supplementing their retirement incomes enough to enjoy their retirement years rather than dread them.
Information exists to help the new online entrepreneur over hurdles and gather knowledge about starting an online business. Make sure you double check any information and beware of online scams that offer immediate success.
Financial growth, security and the freedom to set your own hours and determine your own wealth are just some of the reasons that baby boomers are flocking to the Internet to become online entrepreneurs.