Financing an ‘Encore’ Career

The idea of moving into an encore career – meaning work in later life that ideally combines personal meaning, income and social impact – appeals to an estimated 31 million Americans ages 44 to 70. But making that transition can be slow and costly, according to research from Civic Ventures and MetLife Foundation. On average, it took those surveyed 18 months to make the transition.

Author / Founder: 
Kelly Greene
Publication / Initial Date: 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012