Starting a business after retirement is an excellent way to earn extra income,
supplement your retirement savings, reduce your tax bill, improve your mental
and physical health, and pursue your dream of becoming an entrepreneur while
passing on your skills and knowledge to the next generation.
Is 70 too old to start a business?
No, it is never too late to start a business! The data shows that the highest rate
of entrepreneurship worldwide is inthe 55-64 age group and the over-50 age group is
twice as likely to be successful. Sometimes people newly retiring from
a fast-paced career find retirement to be too slow.
How do you know when to start your own business?
14 signs it’s time to start your own business
You’re excited about your idea.
You have a business plan.
Your product or idea has a market.
You understand the competition.
You are able to take on financial risk.
You look good to lenders.