Here's an article from The Wall Street Journal that can give you an idea of what to take into account for those looking at starting up their own business at an older age…
Tackling a Business Later in Life
By SARAH E. NEEDLEMAN
Roslyn Tanner Evans makes and sells jewelry online and at craft shows. She markets her handiwork through her own website, BeadzByRoz.com, as well as Facebook and Pinterest. And she accepts credit-card payments using PayPal.com and the mobile service Square.
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