10 Great Jobs for People Over 50

Don't Retire Full Time

As we’ve written before, retirement is changing. The typical American couple now needs nearly half a million dollars in savings to last through their retirement. As if that burden weren’t enough, the poor economy has forced many seniors to delay leaving the workforce. Others who were already retired have returned to work at least part-time to make ends meet. Even as the economy improves, it seems likely that Americans will work more years as they continue live longer. With that in mind, here are some of the best professions to enter into in your twilight years. It’s worth thinking about now even if you don’t have many gray hairs on your head.  Sometimes it pays to think ahead. Photo Credit: pedrosimoes7