Employers want the skill and experience older workers have to offer. Our workforce programs provide older workers with the resources and training they need to compete with confidence for in-demand jobs. Learn more
Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation and also pave the way to greater financial security down the road? If this sounds like you, you are in the right place. AARP Foundation's Work for Yourself@50+ program will guide through a process to help you decide whether being self-employed is right for you. Our goal is to help you identify the right options for you, and point you to additional resources to help you get started. We will share the first steps you should take and caution you about mistakes to avoid. We will help you understand what self-employment looks like in today’s economy by reviewing some of the many options for those over 50.
You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. The provider’s terms, conditions and policies apply. Please return to AARP.org to learn more about other benefits.
Your email address is now confirmed.
Manage your email preferences and tell us which topics interest you so that we can prioritize the information you receive.
Explore all that AARP has to offer.
In the next 24 hours, you will receive an email to confirm your subscription to receive emails
related to AARP volunteering. Once you confirm that subscription, you will regularly
receive communications related to AARP volunteering. In the meantime, please feel free
to search for ways to make a difference in your community at