Type of Content: News
Subtype: Newspaper or Magazine Article
Resource Title: Third Acts: Some Older Adults are Rejecting Lives of Leisure – on Purpose
Publication Title: Christian Science Monitor
Publish Date: February 25, 2021
Retirement, and even the years preceding it, are often considered fallow – a winding down, a twilight. But older adults are seeing an opportunity for what more are calling a “third act.” While that can mean embracing a new pastime, some are embarking upon more ambitious undertakings: starting new businesses, entering new occupations, or devoting themselves to philanthropic endeavors. In the process, they are becoming exemplars for the more than 54 million Americans age 65 and older.
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