Retirement does not necessarily mean an end to working. Many retirees seek out work for supplemental income, to keep them mentally and physically active or both. Unlike younger workers, retirees usually aren’t looking for long term career advancement and they desire flexibility so they can enjoy their golden years. We’ve put together a list of 10 great jobs that are rewarding, flexible and readily available.
Freelance writing or design is a great job for retirees. You don’t have to commute to an office, you can set your own hours and workload, and you can do something you enjoy. Writing and graphic design are two of the most common and in-demand freelancing jobs. There are a number of websites dedicated to matching freelancers with employers. Just Google “freelance jobs” and you’ll get lots of great results.
Pay: $10-$20 per hour