If you are interested in starting your own business to boost retirement income or just because you want to be your own boss, read Annie Fisher’s column, “Launch a business after 50 – 7 tips to help you start the right company, without risking your financial security,” from Fortune Magazine online and then take the CNNMoney.com quiz to see if you are ready to Start Your Own Business.

Check out the SCL Biz Guide to Starting a Business for more help.