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10/28/2013 10:21 am ET

4 Second Careers That Offer Competitive Salaries

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Many Americans worry today about not having enough money to fund a comfortable retirement. But for some, another question will arise before they are financially prepared to leave the workforce: What happens if the career they've had for years is no longer satisfying -- or even available?

For many baby boomers, the answer may involve a second career, also known as an "encore" or "second act" career. But pursuing a new profession in the second half of life can be challenging -- particularly for those who are accustomed to a certain level of income.

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