7 Top Retirement Start-Ups

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Retire? Who me?

Some people are not looking forward to retirement—they are not ready to settle into a golf routine and move to Florida just yet. Or, they may be looking for a way to supplement their retirement savings. The answer: launch a start-up. In fact, according to a Global Entrepreneurship Monitor report, 18 percent of those involved in early-stage entrepreneurship are over 55 and 7.9 percent are over 65. These are the seven businesses people are starting most often after they retire and here is a story on five reasons you should consider starting a business and postponing your retirement.