Ask the Dolans: Tips for unemployed seniors
Jul 10th 2009 5:00PM
Updated Jul 28th 2009 1:08PM
Ken and Daria Dolan, America's first family of personal finance, answer your questions every Friday.
According to the Labor Department, the June unemployment rate for those 55 and older hit 7%--the highest on record. That's bad news for seniors who are out of work or being forced to re-enter the work force to make ends meet. The Dolans have some job hunting tips for the 55+ crowd, including good news about some advantages you may have over the younger competition.
Dear Ken and Daria:
Thanks to the investment losses I've suffered, I have to come out of retirement and go back to work. Do you have some job hunting tips for seniors?
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