self-employed

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Believe it or not, working from home is no easy feat. And more people than you'd think do it: Out of the 29.6 million small businesses in the U.S., about half of those are home-based, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. That's why AARP collected some tips for home-based entrepreneurs, using a lawyer who created her practice out of her home, Beth Henkel, as an example:
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With the recession growing the gap between retirement savings and the cost of living, many boomers are looking to start their own companies as a source of revenue.
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